The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
Silverlight
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 261 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.13% 35.70% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 197 84
Median daily rate £438 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £478 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Oxfordshire region.

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire