The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Game
Rank 196 226 225
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Contract jobs citing Mobile Games 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.042% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £293 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £433 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2013 2702 2985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.62% 37.42% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1475 2008 2190
Average daily rate £470 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 65
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £36.25 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Games across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mobile Games
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Games across the City of London region.

Mobile Games Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mobile Games
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Games.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Games Producer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA