The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Silverlight
West Midlands

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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.43% 29.17% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Average daily rate £255 £220 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -16.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%