The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 6 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £369
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.00
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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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 95 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.95% 26.24% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 65 35
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Swindon