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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 249 237 205
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 12 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.63% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £245 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £378 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.75 -
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
2509 2227 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.32% 24.21% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1598 1250 1149
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.88 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -1 7 £425 +54.54%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £288 -
Berkshire +1 1 £475 +52.00% 1
Oxfordshire -23 1 £425 -
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 33 (91.67%) C#
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (38.89%) CSS
6 14 (38.89%) SQL
7 13 (36.11%) TDD
7 13 (36.11%) WCF
8 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 11 (30.56%) Web Services
9 11 (30.56%) WPF
10 9 (25.00%) MVC
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) Open Source
11 8 (22.22%) MVVM
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) jQuery
12 7 (19.44%) Python
12 7 (19.44%) Web Development
13 6 (16.67%) NHibernate
13 6 (16.67%) Ajax
13 6 (16.67%) Scrum
13 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
13 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (16.67%) HTML5
13 6 (16.67%) Relational Database

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.78%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
1 2 (5.56%) RIP
1 2 (5.56%) SNMP
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
1 2 (5.56%) MPLS
1 2 (5.56%) OSPF
1 2 (5.56%) BGP
1 2 (5.56%) DOCSIS
1 2 (5.56%) Telnet
1 2 (5.56%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.89%) Data Mining
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL
8 1 (2.78%) MS Access
8 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.78%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.89%) Banking
1 5 (13.89%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 18 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 17 (47.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (8.33%) CRM Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Field Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 16 (44.44%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) CSS
4 13 (36.11%) WCF
5 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (30.56%) Web Services
6 11 (30.56%) WPF
7 7 (19.44%) jQuery
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.67%) Ajax
8 6 (16.67%) NHibernate
8 6 (16.67%) HTML5
9 5 (13.89%) REST
9 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (13.89%) Apache Thrift
9 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.89%) XACML
9 5 (13.89%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.11%) Social Media
3 2 (5.56%) MPEG
3 2 (5.56%) DTV
3 2 (5.56%) Streaming Video
3 2 (5.56%) STB
3 2 (5.56%) IPTV
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) MVVM
4 8 (22.22%) Open Source
5 7 (19.44%) Web Development
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) SOA
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Video Processing
9 2 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (5.56%) DRM
9 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) VBScript
8 1 (2.78%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) Tcl
8 1 (2.78%) XAML
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
1 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Telerik
4 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 3 (8.33%) Infragistics
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) Tektronix
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
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