The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Kinect
Rank - - 98
Contract jobs citing Kinect 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £375
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
582 571 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.43% 25.42% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 315 198
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 43 69
Average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £32.65 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Kinect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Kinect
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Kinect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands