The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
England / London
Rank 383 413 379
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 23 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.057% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.18% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 24
Median daily rate £650 £445 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.06% -8.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6818 6702 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.06% 31.68% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4951 4722
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.62 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £52.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in London

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in London

Silverlight
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Silverlight Daily Rate Histogram in London

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in London

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 3 £525 +40.00%
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) SQL
3 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (61.29%) C#
5 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (48.39%) SDLC
7 14 (45.16%) Banking
8 13 (41.94%) Scrum
8 13 (41.94%) NHibernate
8 13 (41.94%) Entity Framework
9 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (38.71%) Fixed Income
10 11 (35.48%) TDD
10 11 (35.48%) Investment Banking
10 11 (35.48%) Oracle
10 11 (35.48%) Dapper ORM
10 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
11 10 (32.26%) JIRA
11 10 (32.26%) WPF
11 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
11 10 (32.26%) HTML
12 9 (29.03%) Finance
12 9 (29.03%) HTML5
12 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
12 9 (29.03%) Refactoring
13 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
13 8 (25.81%) MVVM
13 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
14 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering

Silverlight
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 3 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.90%) NUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) JMeter
4 1 (3.23%) Jtest
4 1 (3.23%) MSTest
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (45.16%) Banking
2 11 (35.48%) Investment Banking
3 9 (29.03%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) .NET Developer
3 14 (45.16%) Silverlight Developer
4 11 (35.48%) C# Developer
4 11 (35.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
6 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (25.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (19.35%) Senior Agile Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Senior Silverlight Developer
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (12.90%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (9.68%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (9.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (93.55%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) Entity Framework
2 13 (41.94%) NHibernate
3 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
3 11 (35.48%) Dapper ORM
4 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) WPF
5 9 (29.03%) HTML5
6 7 (22.58%) jQuery
7 5 (16.13%) WCF
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.68%) Web Services
10 2 (6.45%) Ajax
10 2 (6.45%) CSS
10 2 (6.45%) Reactive Extensions
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Fixed Income
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.45%) Fintech
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) SDLC
3 13 (41.94%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (35.48%) TDD
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Refactoring
8 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.81%) MVVM
9 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) Workflow
11 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
11 5 (16.13%) MVC
12 4 (12.90%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (6.45%) Algorithmic Trading
13 2 (6.45%) CRM
13 2 (6.45%) Data Management
13 2 (6.45%) Economics
13 2 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
13 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (61.29%) C#
4 8 (25.81%) TypeScript
5 6 (19.35%) ES6
5 6 (19.35%) XAML
6 2 (6.45%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) SOASTA, Inc
London
Contingency Team
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