The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 92 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.081% - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £288
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 £36.00 - £39.75
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
298 280 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.99% 17.42% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 159 226
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Silverlight
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DTS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL