Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Kinect in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kinect over the 6 months to 24 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 Kinect
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 882 893
Contract jobs citing Kinect 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.012% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median daily rate - £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kinect 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34732 34740 37265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.70% 33.09% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23048 22773 23696
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 1200 1471
UK median hourly rate £20.63 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +5.13% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

Kinect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kinect as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kinect in the UK

Kinect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kinect in the UK