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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 25 18
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.70% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
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
37 53 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.84% 37.06% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 7
Median daily rate £363 £333 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £426 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Neogtiable
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