The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 120 143 136
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 10 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.064% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 0.23% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 9
Median daily rate £550 £416 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.13% +18.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £389 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £443 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
634 876 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.95% 27.91% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 566 606
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 24
Median hourly rate £32.40 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.76 £42.00 £44.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Silverlight
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Silverlight Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 7 £600 - 1
Suffolk +5 3 £450 +8.10%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 of England region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 18 (75.00%) CRM
2 16 (66.67%) Web Services
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
4 13 (54.17%) SAP
4 13 (54.17%) C#
5 11 (45.83%) ERP
5 11 (45.83%) Service Management
5 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 11 (45.83%) SAP CRM
5 11 (45.83%) Marketing
5 11 (45.83%) SAP ERP
5 11 (45.83%) Analytics
5 11 (45.83%) Mobile App
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) WCF
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) .NET
9 7 (29.17%) SOAP
9 7 (29.17%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
12 4 (16.67%) TDD
12 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
12 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
12 4 (16.67%) BDD

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) SAP CRM
1 11 (45.83%) SAP ERP
2 7 (29.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
1 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Web Services
2 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) WCF
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) SOAP
6 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) COM
9 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
9 1 (4.17%) LINQ
9 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) CRM
2 11 (45.83%) Analytics
2 11 (45.83%) ERP
2 11 (45.83%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 3 (12.50%) ATDD
6 3 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) MVVM
8 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PhD
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Infor
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com