Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xbox over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Xbox
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 864 857
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 -31
Contract jobs citing Xbox 6 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.019% 0.028% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
England median daily rate £350 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +11.84% -13.14%
10th Percentile £160 £358 £268
90th Percentile £513 £473 £550
UK median daily rate £350 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -17.65% +11.84% -13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £27.66 - -
UK median hourly rate £27.66 - -

Xbox is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32178 32472 34094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.93% 33.20% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21574 21411 22058
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 931 1115 1344
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.43
UK median hourly rate £20.97 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.28% +5.13% +8.33%

Xbox
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Xbox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Xbox in England

Xbox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xbox in England

Xbox
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Xbox in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Xbox in England

Xbox
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Xbox in England

Xbox
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Xbox within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 3 £528 +17.22% 5
South East +4 2 £350 - 1
Midlands +26 1 £125 -68.75% 4
East Midlands -7 1 £125 -68.75% 3
Xbox
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for Xbox.

1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) PlayStation
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Xbox
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Games Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Facebook
2 1 (16.67%) Samsung
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter