The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DirectX 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £400 £250
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
DirectX
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 584 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.06% 23.04% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 295 225
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DirectX
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DirectX Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DirectX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DirectX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 - -
DirectX
South East

DirectX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DirectX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DirectX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) SolidWorks