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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 265 249
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.35% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 13
Median daily rate - £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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
2019 2560 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.06% 26.98% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1638 1374
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 79 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.80 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 14 (87.50%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) CRM
3 10 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 8 (50.00%) WCF
5 8 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) XML
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (18.75%) SOAP
10 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 3 (18.75%) MVC
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
11 2 (12.50%) Video Content Ingestion
11 2 (12.50%) Apache Thrift
11 2 (12.50%) Workflow Development
11 2 (12.50%) SOLID
11 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (12.50%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) DOCSIS
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) OSPF
1 2 (12.50%) RIP
1 2 (12.50%) SNMP
1 2 (12.50%) SSH
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) Telnet
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Bower
3 2 (12.50%) FxCop
3 2 (12.50%) Grunt
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) JSHint
3 2 (12.50%) Moq
3 2 (12.50%) NDepend
3 2 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) StyleCop
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) CRM Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Video On Demand Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) IPTV Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Silverlight Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) WCF
2 6 (37.50%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XML Messaging
5 2 (12.50%) XSD
5 2 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital TV
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) IPTV
1 2 (12.50%) MPEG
1 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
1 2 (12.50%) Video on Demand
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) CRM
2 8 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) DRM
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) SOLID
6 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Video Content Ingestion
6 2 (12.50%) Video Processing
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow Development
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Tektronix
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin