The table below looks at the statistics for the Silverlight Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Silverlight Developer
Rank 74 52 74
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
796 463 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.76% 94.49% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 219 412
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 44 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% -18.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Silverlight Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Silverlight Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Silverlight Developer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Silverlight Developer in their job title 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 with Silverlight Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Silverlight Developer in their job title 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 with Silverlight Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft