The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - - 247
Contract jobs citing DirectX 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DirectX
England

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
2347 2498 2189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.60% 26.14% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1498 1602 1218
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 34 47
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £13.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

DirectX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

DirectX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DirectX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DirectX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DirectX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DirectX
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DirectX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for DirectX.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics

DirectX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java