The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - 15.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
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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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 26.92% 60.87% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 13
Average daily rate £375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport