The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 31 26
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 1.72% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.41% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 -
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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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.42% 23.28% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 23
Average daily rate £350 £275 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire