The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £258
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £340 £351
% change year-on-year
+37.86% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 287 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.34% 29.17% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 200 88
Median daily rate £405 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire
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