The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 121 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Online Games 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.042% 0.078% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Online Games
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
712 774 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.23% 30.11% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 389 375
Median daily rate £413 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.05 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £32.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Online Games across the Berkshire region.

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Online Games
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £450 - 2
Online Games
South East

Online Games
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Online Games 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
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