The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.51% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £340 £351
% change year-on-year
+37.86% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.00
Silverlight
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 283 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.21% 36.14% 30.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 198 162
Median daily rate £388 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Wales