The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kinect over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Kinect
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 625 604
Contract jobs citing Kinect 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.006% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £510 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kinect is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 13357 15576 14906
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.01% 31.36% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8671 10304 9100
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 531 624
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.15 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Kinect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Kinect as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Kinect in England

Kinect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kinect in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kinect in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kinect 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 England region with a requirement for Kinect.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Polish Language
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) HoloLens

Kinect
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft