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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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
123 63 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.99% 18.81% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 41 63
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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