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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing DirectX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £219 - £250
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
128 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.89% 42.49% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 62 45
Average daily rate £325 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Average hourly rate £46.50 £30.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.21% -23.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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