The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 52 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 1.61% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 6.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
Silverlight
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 63 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.71% 25.30% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 33
Average daily rate £375 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £25.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - - 2
Gloucester - - - -
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) SCADA
3 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) JSON

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
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