The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 24 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 Warwickshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.66% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£460 - -
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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 71 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.90% 31.42% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 12
Average daily rate £325 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -6.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £26.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £26.50 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Silverlight
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Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Silverlight Developer
3 2 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft