The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.10% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £358 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £359 £350
% change year-on-year -17.77% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -27.50%  

Silverlight is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 43 64 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 23.76% 30.19% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 59
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £281 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Silverlight as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in North Yorkshire

Silverlight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Silverlight in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Silverlight in North Yorkshire

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 1 £315 -
Silverlight
Yorkshire

Silverlight
Top 17 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Silverlight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (50.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) XAML