The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 31 32
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 1.28% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 9.09% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £595 £609
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.78% 14.10% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 32
Average daily rate £555 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £261 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London