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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 30 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
30 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 West Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
752 712 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.45% 28.00% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 437 305
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 63
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.32% -28.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.75 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

Kinect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Kinect as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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