The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank 619 589 583
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Contract jobs citing Mobile Games 8 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.055% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Average daily rate £325 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £305 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £386 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £78 £313 £356
% change year-on-year
-75.20% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile Games
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16683 16288 16352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.56% 32.13% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10980 10006 10123
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 621 718
Average hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mobile Games
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mobile Games Daily Rate Trend in England

Mobile Games
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mobile Games across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Mobile Games Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mobile Games
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Games across the England region.

Mobile Games Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mobile Games
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Games within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 4 £338 -11.18% 15
East Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 2 £78 - 3
Mobile Games
UK

Mobile Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Photoshop
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) Android
4 6 (37.50%) Flash
4 6 (37.50%) Adobe
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) ActionScript
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) ActionScript 3.0
5 5 (31.25%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
7 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Scala
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (12.50%) iGaming
7 2 (12.50%) Android Development
7 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
7 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 16 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) iGaming
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) HTML Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Games Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ActionScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.25%) Games Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Games Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Graphics Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) Flash
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) DHTML
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) JSTL
6 1 (6.25%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) Struts
6 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Kindle
1 1 (6.25%) Social Gaming
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (12.50%) Android Development
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Campaign Management
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
2 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Presales
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (6.25%) Use Case
2 1 (6.25%) User Stories
2 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
2 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) ActionScript
2 5 (31.25%) ActionScript 2.0
2 5 (31.25%) ActionScript 3.0
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Google
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