The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 15 10
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York - 1.59% 16.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.70% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.75 -
Silverlight
North Yorkshire

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 York region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 33.85% 42.86% 56.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 14
Average daily rate £320 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in York

Silverlight
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Silverlight Daily Rate Trend in York