The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Xbox over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Xbox
England / South East
Rank 240 254 271
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Contract jobs citing Xbox 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.087% 0.039% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £250 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £230
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2295 2595 2732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.13% 29.30% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1544 1416
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 150 170
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +132.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.78 £60.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Xbox
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Xbox Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Xbox
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Xbox Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Xbox
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Xbox Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Xbox
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Middlesex - 2 £350 -
Xbox
England

Xbox
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Xbox 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 Xbox.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (100.00%) PlayStation
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

Xbox
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (100.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle