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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Silverlight Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
282 268 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.58% 96.75% 96.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 171 123
Average daily rate £288 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £81 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 42
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £24.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Blend
2 20 (95.24%) User Experience
2 20 (95.24%) WPF
2 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 20 (95.24%) Oracle
3 19 (90.48%) IIS
3 19 (90.48%) MS Office
3 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
3 19 (90.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (90.48%) RIA
4 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Logistics
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Life Science
7 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (4.76%) SQL
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) HTML
8 1 (4.76%) Front End Development

Silverlight Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (90.48%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
1 19 (90.48%) MS Office
1 19 (90.48%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 20 (95.24%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) User Experience
2 19 (90.48%) RIA
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Logistics
2 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft