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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.55% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £38.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-76.77% +210.00%
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
106 100 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 73.61% 65.79% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 85 117
Median daily rate £400 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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