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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -12.79%
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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
73 63 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.21% 14.62% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 38 46
Average daily rate £400 £350 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £433 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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