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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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
230 122 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.01% 23.19% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 95 43
Median daily rate £363 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £512 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
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 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