The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 160 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.33% 25.81% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 82 139
Median daily rate £350 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow