The table below looks at the statistics for Direct3D skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Direct3D over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Direct3D
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Direct3D 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
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 - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2256 2258 2457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.31% 25.85% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1283 1220
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 80
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Direct3D
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Direct3D across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Direct3D Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Direct3D
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Direct3D across the South East region.

Direct3D Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Direct3D
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Direct3D across the South East region.

Direct3D Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Direct3D
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Direct3D 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 Direct3D.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Direct3D
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Direct3D 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 Direct3D. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tools Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Game Tools Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
1 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree