The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Shropshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.80% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £43.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.51% 31.78% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 32
Average daily rate £375 £380 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £544 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Silverlight
West Midlands

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Silverlight
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ActiveReports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveReports
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate
2 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft