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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.47% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 82 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.29% 20.65% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 45 55
Median daily rate £430 £325 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -22.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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

Silverlight
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#