The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills 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 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 Leicestershire 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 - 33 -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.90% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 72 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.48% 32.58% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 20
Average daily rate £275 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Silverlight
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 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Leicester - - - - 1
Loughborough - - - -
Silverlight
East Midlands