The table below looks at the statistics for DirectX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DirectX over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DirectX
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing DirectX 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £435 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £435 -
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DirectX
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 257 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.56% 37.09% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 217 164
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% +31.11%
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 Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

DirectX
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

DirectX Daily Rate Trend in Wales