The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Silverlight Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Silverlight Developer
Rank 425 411 411
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 12 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.058% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.061% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Median daily rate £530 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £475 £459
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £575 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Silverlight Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21596 21303 22136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.70% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15665 14621 15505
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 389 400
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Silverlight Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Silverlight Developer in the job title.

Silverlight Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Silverlight Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Silverlight Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Silverlight Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Silverlight Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Silverlight Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) MVVM
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) XAML
5 10 (66.67%) TDD
6 9 (60.00%) Scrum
7 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
7 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (53.33%) High Availability
8 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
8 7 (46.67%) Moq
8 7 (46.67%) MVC
9 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (40.00%) Fiddler
9 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (33.33%) WPF
11 3 (20.00%) SQL
11 3 (20.00%) WCF
11 3 (20.00%) Banking
11 3 (20.00%) BDD
12 2 (13.33%) Video on Demand
12 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
12 2 (13.33%) Oracle
12 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio

Silverlight Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) Moq
2 6 (40.00%) Fiddler
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) MSTest
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (33.33%) WPF
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
8 1 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Streaming Video
2 2 (13.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) IPTV
3 1 (6.67%) Kinect
3 1 (6.67%) VUI
3 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (86.67%) MVVM
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) High Availability
4 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (6.67%) AOP
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) DRM
8 1 (6.67%) Logistics
8 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Release Management
8 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.67%) User Stories
8 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) XAML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle