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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 31 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.69% 0.80% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 2.17% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £389 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £443 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
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
77 92 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.49% 36.80% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 73
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Silverlight Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds +2 2 £465 +3.33%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) XAML
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) WPF
6 2 (25.00%) MVVM
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (12.50%) LINQ
7 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (12.50%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft