The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 4.17% - -
As % of the General category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.75 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+4.19% +108.45%
Games
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent region.

General Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 20.83% 50.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £325 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -48.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £8.00 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Games
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++