The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.94% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
Silverlight
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.25% 30.21% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 23
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Silverlight
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript