The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 553 560 430
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -130
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 72 59 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.42% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 33 112
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £323 £351
% change year-on-year
+48.83% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14288 14202 13460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.02% 27.92% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10187 9700 8897
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 200 194
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in England

Silverlight
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Silverlight Daily Rate Histogram in England

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in England

Silverlight
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 -1 29 £381 -19.73% 12
East of England +35 22 £480 +60.00% 3
South East -4 12 £480 +66.95% 7
North West - 2 £375 - 4
East Midlands +6 1 £300 -3.22%
West Midlands -30 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 1
North East - 1 £350 -
Silverlight
UK

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 73 (68.87%) C#
2 68 (64.15%) .NET
3 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (37.74%) SQL Server
5 39 (36.79%) SQL
5 39 (36.79%) WCF
6 38 (35.85%) HTML
7 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
7 28 (26.42%) CRM
7 28 (26.42%) Finance
8 27 (25.47%) TDD
8 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
9 25 (23.58%) .NET Framework
10 24 (22.64%) HTML5
10 24 (22.64%) Scrum
10 24 (22.64%) Oracle
11 23 (21.70%) MVC
12 22 (20.75%) WPF
12 22 (20.75%) Web Services
13 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
14 18 (16.98%) XAML
15 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
16 16 (15.09%) MVVM
17 15 (14.15%) Analytics
17 15 (14.15%) Mobile App
17 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
17 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (14.15%) Dynamics CRM
17 15 (14.15%) SharePoint
17 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Silverlight
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.83%) CMS
2 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.89%) IIS
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.94%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.94%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (14.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (11.32%) SAP CRM
2 12 (11.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) BGP
1 4 (3.77%) OSPF
1 4 (3.77%) RIP
1 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.83%) DOCSIS
2 3 (2.83%) MPLS
2 3 (2.83%) SNMP
2 3 (2.83%) SSH
2 3 (2.83%) Telnet
2 3 (2.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.15%) Relational Database
2 15 (14.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) GIS
7 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.38%) Moq
4 10 (9.43%) SpecFlow
5 9 (8.49%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.60%) Fiddler
6 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.60%) NUnit
6 7 (6.60%) Selenium
7 6 (5.66%) ReSharper
7 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.77%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (3.77%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.83%) Bower
9 3 (2.83%) FxCop
9 3 (2.83%) Grunt
9 3 (2.83%) JSHint
9 3 (2.83%) NDepend
9 3 (2.83%) StyleCop
General
1 28 (26.42%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Marketing
3 6 (5.66%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Games
4 2 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (0.94%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Back Office
5 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (73.58%) Developer
2 28 (26.42%) .NET Developer
3 26 (24.53%) C# Developer
4 23 (21.70%) Silverlight Developer
5 14 (13.21%) CRM Developer
6 11 (10.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Agile Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Excel Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Excel VBA Developer
11 4 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior Agile Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.77%) VBA Developer
11 4 (3.77%) WPF Developer
12 3 (2.83%) C# WCF Developer
12 3 (2.83%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (64.15%) .NET
2 39 (36.79%) WCF
3 38 (35.85%) HTML
4 27 (25.47%) AngularJS
5 25 (23.58%) .NET Framework
6 24 (22.64%) HTML5
7 22 (20.75%) Web Services
7 22 (20.75%) WPF
8 20 (18.87%) ASP.NET
9 14 (13.21%) XML
10 13 (12.26%) CSS
10 13 (12.26%) SOAP
11 12 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (11.32%) jQuery
12 11 (10.38%) Entity Framework
12 11 (10.38%) NHibernate
13 9 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (6.60%) WinForms
16 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Mobile App
2 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.66%) Fixed Income
3 6 (5.66%) Streaming Video
3 6 (5.66%) Video on Demand
4 5 (4.72%) IPTV
5 4 (3.77%) Derivative
5 4 (3.77%) DTV
5 4 (3.77%) MPEG
6 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.83%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.89%) Xbox
8 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.94%) iPad
8 1 (0.94%) Kinect
8 1 (0.94%) RIA
8 1 (0.94%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.94%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Android
3 3 (2.83%) Unix
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.42%) CRM
3 27 (25.47%) TDD
4 24 (22.64%) Scrum
5 23 (21.70%) MVC
6 16 (15.09%) MVVM
7 15 (14.15%) Analytics
7 15 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.21%) Data Protection
8 14 (13.21%) Unit Testing
9 13 (12.26%) BDD
10 12 (11.32%) ERP
10 12 (11.32%) Service Management
11 10 (9.43%) SDLC
12 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering
13 8 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.55%) High Availability
13 8 (7.55%) Migration
13 8 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (5.66%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.87%) C#
2 39 (36.79%) SQL
3 28 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.98%) XAML
5 5 (4.72%) Python
6 4 (3.77%) Java
6 4 (3.77%) VBA
7 2 (1.89%) COBOL
7 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.94%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.83%) PhD
4 2 (1.89%) ISEB
4 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (22.64%) Oracle
2 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.21%) SAP
4 5 (4.72%) Adobe
4 5 (4.72%) Tableau
4 5 (4.72%) Telerik
5 4 (3.77%) Apple
5 4 (3.77%) Splunk
5 4 (3.77%) Sybase
6 3 (2.83%) Tektronix
6 3 (2.83%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.89%) Infor
7 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.94%) ESRI
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