The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing DirectX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+47.05% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DirectX
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
173 248 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.26% 24.29% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 204 103
Median daily rate £388 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £299 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing DirectX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DirectX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DirectX Daily Rate Trend in Reading