The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Devon 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 21 24
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 5.35% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 12.35% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.04% 43.32% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 28
Average daily rate £310 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.38% +265.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Devon region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Exeter - - - -
Silverlight
South West