The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 1.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
Silverlight
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 39.58% 45.56% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 19
Average daily rate £425 £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £725 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton