Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 172 185
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -44
Contract jobs citing LINQ 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.067% 0.055% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.16% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27% +1.85%
10th Percentile £363 £308 £263
90th Percentile £388 £413 £288
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £315 £304
% change year-on-year +19.05% +3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 941 1251 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.49% 34.62% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 901 911
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £513 £525 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LINQ in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for LINQ in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LINQ in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#