The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
150 133 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.57% 27.77% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 83 68
Median daily rate £340 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Silverlight
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript