The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 83 90 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 5 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.16% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.59% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 13
Average daily rate
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- £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 -
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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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 337 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.46% 26.75% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 228 206
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Silverlight
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight across the Surrey region.

Silverlight Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Thrift
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) XACML
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Thrift
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) SAP