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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 76 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 15 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.98% 0.67% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 2.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.69% +7.50%
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
363 456 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.66% 27.64% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 240 155
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 17 September 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +14 7 £305 +1.66% 3
Leicestershire +5 3 - -
Northamptonshire +5 3 £338 +35.00% 4
Derbyshire - - - -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) WPF
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) CSS
5 9 (40.91%) WCF
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) WinForms
6 7 (31.82%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) Web Development
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) MVVM
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Telerik
9 4 (18.18%) Subversion
9 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
9 4 (18.18%) XML
9 4 (18.18%) OLAP
9 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.55%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 4 (18.18%) OLAP
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Subversion
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Blend
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Silverlight Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) WPF Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) WPF
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) WCF
5 7 (31.82%) WinForms
6 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 6 (27.27%) Ajax
7 5 (22.73%) SOAP
7 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5
8 4 (18.18%) REST
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET
9 3 (13.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) MVC
1 7 (31.82%) Web Development
2 6 (27.27%) MVVM
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) UML
4 3 (13.64%) OOP
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) XAML
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Telerik
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
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