The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Silverlight Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Silverlight Developer
UK
Rank 584 615 608
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Silverlight Developer 10 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.027% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.028% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 6
Median daily rate £650 £353 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.39% -14.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Silverlight Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Silverlight Developer in the job title.

Silverlight Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the UK.

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Silverlight Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the UK.

Silverlight Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Silverlight Developer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
England +40 10 £650 +84.39% 1
London +25 9 £650 +46.06% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
York - 1 £315 -

Silverlight Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Silverlight Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Silverlight Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
5 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (42.86%) Refactoring
6 6 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Fixed Income
7 5 (35.71%) TDD
7 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
8 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 4 (28.57%) MVVM
8 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
8 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 4 (28.57%) WPF
8 4 (28.57%) Workflow
8 4 (28.57%) Banking

Silverlight Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) TeamCity
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 6 (42.86%) Dapper ORM
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) MSMQ
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Fixed Income
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Refactoring
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 4 (28.57%) MVVM
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (14.29%) AOP
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) ES6
3 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) XAML
5 1 (7.14%) Delphi
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
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