The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Silverlight
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 153 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 35.37% 43.22% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 102 66
Median daily rate £325 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £518 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Somerset