The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 34 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.40% - 2.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.85% - 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Silverlight
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
54 86 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.51% 37.89% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 60 79
Median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £357 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Silverlight
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago