The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
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 - £32.50 -

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
104 53 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.93% 17.55% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 41
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire