The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 69 69
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.89% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £340 £351
% change year-on-year
+37.86% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 212 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.62% 23.22% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 142 121
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £297 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Silverlight
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DOCSIS
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Video Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Tektronix
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DOCSIS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Video Processing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Tektronix