The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 27 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.

Microsoft Silverlight
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.02% 0.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.15% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £359 £350
% change year-on-year -23.34% +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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 168 151 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 42.64% 26.82% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 60 69
Median daily rate £368 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Silverlight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Silverlight in Nottinghamshire

Silverlight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Silverlight in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Silverlight in Nottinghamshire

Silverlight
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Nottingham +11 3 £475 +43.93%
Silverlight
East Midlands

Silverlight
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Angular 2
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) SQL