The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DirectX 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 128 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.79% 26.78% 36.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 68 186
Average daily rate £375 £331 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £257 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +49.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DirectX
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DirectX Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DirectX
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DirectX across the Hertfordshire region.

DirectX Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire