The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wakefield region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £317
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +12.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - £42.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.52% 10.71% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate £288 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £388 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £388 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Silverlight
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Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield