The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 28 42
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.57% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.39% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.69% +7.50%
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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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 72 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 37.08% 41.38% 42.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 55
Average daily rate £250 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Brighton