The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Kinect
Rank 629 - 597
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kinect 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% - 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% - 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £510 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Kinect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16644 16301 16309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.68% 32.20% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10948 10025 10117
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 624 714
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £11.58 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.46 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Kinect as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Kinect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Kinect Daily Rate Trend in England

Kinect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kinect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 £510 -
Kinect
UK

Kinect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Kinect 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 England region with a requirement for Kinect.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) VUI
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) XNA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XNA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Xbox
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft