The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - 146
Contract jobs citing Online Games 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
862 859 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 27.58% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 458 492
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 90 87
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.20 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
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 the East of England

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in the East of England