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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 244 266 237
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 18 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 9
Median daily rate £480 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £410 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £470 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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 2570 2299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.06% 26.19% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1678 1290
Median daily rate £383 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 51 48
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.50 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +11 11 £480 +12.94%
Berkshire +6 4 £350 -26.31%
East Sussex - 2 £475 -
Hampshire - 1 £288 - 2
Silverlight
England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
3 16 (66.67%) .NET
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) CRM
4 15 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (54.17%) WCF
5 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
5 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
8 9 (37.50%) XML
9 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (33.33%) CSS
9 8 (33.33%) HTML
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 6 (25.00%) MVC
11 6 (25.00%) SOAP
11 6 (25.00%) SOA
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 5 (20.83%) jQuery
12 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (20.83%) HTML5
12 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
12 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
12 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
12 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio

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 15 (62.50%) 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 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 4 (16.67%) Bower
3 4 (16.67%) FxCop
3 4 (16.67%) Grunt
3 4 (16.67%) JSHint
3 4 (16.67%) Moq
3 4 (16.67%) NDepend
3 4 (16.67%) NUnit
3 4 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 4 (16.67%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) StyleCop
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Games
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) CRM Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM 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%) 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 Android Developer
6 1 (4.17%) IPTV Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Silverlight Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) WCF
3 9 (37.50%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.67%) Apache Thrift
7 4 (16.67%) Node.js
8 2 (8.33%) RESTful
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) XACML
8 2 (8.33%) XSD
8 2 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital TV
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
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%) CRM
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Data Protection
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
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%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Video Content Ingestion
5 2 (8.33%) Video Processing
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow Development
6 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Tektronix
4 1 (4.17%) Telerik
4 1 (4.17%) Xamarin