The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 44 41
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 1.72% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.32% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £608 £603
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £314
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £42.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 94 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.16% 32.41% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 72 55
Average daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £385 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Silverlight
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Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf