The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Silverlight
South West

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
146 120 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.50% 15.87% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 88 70
Median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 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