The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £42.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
113 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.67% 25.21% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 54
Average daily rate £315 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Silverlight
South West

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 30 July 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 - 1 - - 1
Cirencester - 1 - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Silverlight
South West

Silverlight
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) SCADA
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) DTS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) ERP

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
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%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB6
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
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