The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect 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 Kinect over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Kinect
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Kinect 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Kinect
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2975 3129 2754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.87% 30.99% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1662 1465
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 155 192
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Kinect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Kinect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Kinect
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Kinect 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 Kinect.

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%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Kinect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Kinect 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 Kinect. 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%) Xbox
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