The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 33 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 7 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.72% 3.60% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.54% 9.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 0
Average daily rate
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£349 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.00
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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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 143 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.20% 36.76% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 56
Average daily rate £325 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) WPF
3 7 (77.78%) WinForms
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) OOP
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) MVVM
7 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 2 (22.22%) SQL
7 2 (22.22%) CRM
7 2 (22.22%) XAML
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
1 1 (11.11%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Silverlight Developer
4 2 (22.22%) WPF Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) WinForms
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) XAML
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
1 1 (11.11%) Telerik
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin