The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 110 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.039% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.19% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Silverlight
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
463 538 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.55% 20.89% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 356 263
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 4
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +92.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Silverlight across the Berkshire region.

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Silverlight Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Berkshire region.

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £538 -
Reading - 1 £350 -
Wokingham - 1 £288 -
Silverlight
South East

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) IPTV
2 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) MPEG
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DOCSIS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) DOCSIS
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) RIP
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Telnet
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Bower
2 1 (25.00%) FxCop
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JSHint
2 1 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (25.00%) NDepend
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IPTV Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital TV
1 2 (50.00%) IPTV
1 2 (50.00%) MPEG
1 2 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) DRM
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Video Content Ingestion
2 2 (50.00%) Video Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Tektronix
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle