The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 94 70
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.068% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.27% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.00
Silverlight
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
351 372 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.97% 25.12% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 204 170
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 4
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) XAML
6 2 (28.57%) Web Design
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) CRM

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Ajax
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft