The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 27 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.63% - 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £39.75
Silverlight
West 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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 23.75% 22.08% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
Median daily rate £310 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Solihull