The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Silverlight
East Midlands

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
40 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.26% 24.16% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 41
Median daily rate £270 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £105 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 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