The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Silverlight
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
55 148 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.00% 49.17% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 87 47
Average daily rate £275 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 31
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Chartered Engineer

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Blend
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Telerik