The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Xbox
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Xbox 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £230 £356
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -35.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Xbox
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
46 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 39.66% 25.00% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 26
Average daily rate £375 £335 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £229 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Xbox across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Xbox
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Xbox Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Xbox
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Xbox 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 Xbox.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Kinect
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Xbox
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Xbox 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 Xbox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft