The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.72% - -
As % of the General category 1.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £23.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -33.56%
Games
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
89 116 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 64.03% 74.36% 76.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 95 120
Median daily rate £395 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.95% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript