The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leatherhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 15 19
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead - 2.44% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.00% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 31.58% 48.78% 34.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 24
Average daily rate £375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £305 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Silverlight
Surrey

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Silverlight
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) QA

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft