Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xbox in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Xbox over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 342 375
Rank change year-on-year -29 +33 -2
Contract jobs citing Xbox 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.026% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.041% 0.087% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.27% +19.57%
England median daily rate £150 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -57.14% +16.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,871 4,582 5,581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.54% 29.63% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,871 2,608 3,277
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +7.40%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 242 316
South East median hourly rate £25.35 £20.00 £22.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.73% -9.60% +32.33%
10th Percentile £10.54 £11.90 £11.81
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £53.13
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Xbox
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Xbox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Xbox in the South East

Xbox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Xbox in the South East

Xbox
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Xbox 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 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley -15 1 - - 3
Berkshire -16 1 - - 3
Hampshire - 1 £350 -
Xbox
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
1 1 (50.00%) PlayStation

Xbox
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) PlayStation
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter