Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Silverlight 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.39% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Slough median daily rate £463 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £350 £475
% change year-on-year +32.14% -26.32% +19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Silverlight is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 75 66 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 26.13% 21.43% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 94
Slough median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +6.06%
10th Percentile £313 £262 £250
90th Percentile £525 £458 £493
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Slough median hourly rate - - £25.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - -13.51% +13.85%

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Silverlight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Slough

Silverlight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Silverlight in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Silverlight.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) gulp
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (75.00%) SVG
2 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (75.00%) Animation
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows

Silverlight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (75.00%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Grunt
1 3 (75.00%) gulp
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Angular Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) DHTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) SVG
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Animation
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef