The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.00
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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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 181 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.59% 28.55% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 102 64
Average daily rate £375 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire