The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 18 16
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick - 1.00% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.26% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
Silverlight
Warwickshire

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 Warwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 19.30% 19.00% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 17
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Warwick