The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
Silverlight
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
536 581 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.70% 35.60% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 404 216
Median daily rate £410 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 £31.02 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.28% -37.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Leeds