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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
England / South East
Rank 237 246 255
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 3 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.64% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Median daily rate £473 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%

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
1996 2177 2402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.94% 24.90% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1470 1382
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 55
Median hourly rate £43.50 £51.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +72.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Surrey +10 1 £473 -14.09% 1
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) JSHint
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
1 1 (33.33%) FxCop
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JSHint
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) NDepend
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) StyleCop
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle