The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Derbyshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 31 30
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.17% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £41.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.22% 19.33% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 12
Average daily rate £300 £265 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £550 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Silverlight
East Midlands

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

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) OLAP
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL