The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £323 £351
% change year-on-year
+48.83% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.81% 25.64% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 60 54
Median daily rate £380 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £400 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire