The table below looks at the statistics for the Silverlight Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Silverlight Developer
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £395 £381
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Silverlight Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 276 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.50% 95.17% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 136 130
Average daily rate £300 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 32
Average hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £37.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Silverlight Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 6 £350 -
Silverlight Developer
East Midlands

Silverlight Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) IIS
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Blend
3 6 (75.00%) RIA
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) Logistics
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (37.50%) Life Science
5 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 1 (12.50%) LINQ

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) RIA
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
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