The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 248 260 240
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 21 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 9
Median daily rate £480 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £321 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £443 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2367 2502 2157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.68% 26.16% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1590 1205
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 36 46
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.30 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Silverlight
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Silverlight Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 14 £480 +12.94% 2
Berkshire - 4 £350 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £475 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £288 - 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (66.67%) .NET
4 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (58.33%) SQL
6 13 (54.17%) CRM
6 13 (54.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (54.17%) WCF
6 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
7 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
9 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 8 (33.33%) CSS
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (33.33%) MVC
10 7 (29.17%) XML
10 7 (29.17%) Oracle
10 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (29.17%) HTML5
10 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
10 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
10 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
11 6 (25.00%) SOAP
12 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
12 5 (20.83%) jQuery

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) BGP
1 2 (8.33%) DOCSIS
1 2 (8.33%) MPLS
1 2 (8.33%) OSPF
1 2 (8.33%) RIP
1 2 (8.33%) SNMP
1 2 (8.33%) SSH
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) Telnet
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.67%) Bower
4 4 (16.67%) FxCop
4 4 (16.67%) Grunt
4 4 (16.67%) JSHint
4 4 (16.67%) Moq
4 4 (16.67%) NDepend
4 4 (16.67%) NUnit
4 4 (16.67%) ReSharper
4 4 (16.67%) Selenium
4 4 (16.67%) StyleCop
4 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) CRM Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Angular Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Video On Demand Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IPTV Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) WCF
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (29.17%) XML
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
7 4 (16.67%) Node.js
8 2 (8.33%) XACML
9 1 (4.17%) Ajax
9 1 (4.17%) LINQ
9 1 (4.17%) WPF
9 1 (4.17%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital TV
1 2 (8.33%) IPTV
1 2 (8.33%) MPEG
1 2 (8.33%) Streaming Video
1 2 (8.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) CRM
2 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
3 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) SOLID
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) DRM
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Video Content Ingestion
5 2 (8.33%) Video Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Telerik
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) Tektronix
5 1 (4.17%) Xamarin