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 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £320 £351
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
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 57 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.32% 24.89% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 34
Median daily rate £325 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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