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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York - - 13.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate - - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
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
27 20 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 32.53% 20.00% 52.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 36
Average daily rate £300 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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