The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online 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 Online Games over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 141 186 205
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +19
Contract jobs citing Online Games 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.039% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.10% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Average daily rate £250 £481 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.05% +28.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £435 £325
% change year-on-year
-25.86% +33.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Online Games
London

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
1265 1981 2332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.21% 38.53% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1553 1689
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -15.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Online 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 Online Games across the City of London region.

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Online Games
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Online Games across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Online Games Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Online Games
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 17 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C++
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) NHS
3 3 (17.65%) Social Media
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) MS Office
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) Advertising
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
General
1 17 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Designer
2 6 (35.29%) UI Designer
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Account Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UX Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Transformation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) CSS3
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) People Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) C++
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago