The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Silverlight Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Silverlight Developer
Rank 619 629 576
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 10 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.032% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.034% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 14
Median daily rate £625 £393 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.23% -0.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Silverlight Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Silverlight Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Silverlight Developer in the job title.

Silverlight Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Silverlight Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Silverlight Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Silverlight Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +13 9 £625 +52.90%
South East - 1 £288 -
Silverlight Developer
UK

Silverlight Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Silverlight Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Silverlight Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 17 (80.95%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) .NET
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) MVVM
5 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
5 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
7 7 (33.33%) XAML
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) WCF
8 6 (28.57%) WPF
8 6 (28.57%) High Availability
8 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (23.81%) Moq
9 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
9 5 (23.81%) NHibernate
9 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 5 (23.81%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
10 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce

Silverlight Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Moq
2 4 (19.05%) Fiddler
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
3 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) NUnit
5 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 17 (80.95%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
4 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 6 (28.57%) WCF
4 6 (28.57%) WPF
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) Entity Framework
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) NHibernate
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (14.29%) MSMQ
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (9.52%) Xamarin.iOS
9 1 (4.76%) Autofac
9 1 (4.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
3 3 (14.29%) Hedge funds
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Kinect
5 1 (4.76%) VUI
5 1 (4.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) MVVM
2 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 11 (52.38%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) High Availability
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) AOP
8 3 (14.29%) Logistics
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) XAML
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau