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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%

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
159 156 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.57% 30.23% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 118 50
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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