The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £340 £351
% change year-on-year
+38.97% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
Scotland

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 Dundee region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 30.00% 17.24% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £225 £348 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.25% +75.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.75 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%