The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing DirectX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - £310
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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
160 99 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 45.71% 22.10% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 69 36
Average daily rate £338 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £385 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

DirectX Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DirectX
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DirectX Daily Rate Trend in Somerset