The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +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
Cambridgeshire

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 Peterborough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.66% 31.90% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 21
Median daily rate £340 £223 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.80% -28.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
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 Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough