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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 105 95
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.057% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.23% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.88% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
406 442 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.85% 25.11% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 262 247
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle