The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gaming
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 35.14% - -
As % of the General category 56.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£448 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith region.

General Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 62.16% 30.77% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 5
Average daily rate £448 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.76% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £356 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £384 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £170.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Games
Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Games across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Games Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region citing 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 Games.

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Online Games
3 8 (38.10%) REST
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) SOAP
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (28.57%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
5 6 (28.57%) Java RMI
5 6 (28.57%) XML-RPC
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) JDBC
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (19.05%) Big Data
7 4 (19.05%) QA
7 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
7 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) JMS
7 4 (19.05%) SOA

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith region citing 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (4.76%) Edge Animate
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (9.52%) DMZ
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) OLTP
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) SOAP
1 8 (38.10%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) Java RMI
2 6 (28.57%) XML-RPC
3 5 (23.81%) JDBC
4 4 (19.05%) JMS
4 4 (19.05%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) RESTful
5 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.52%) Kafka
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Online Games
2 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Grid Computing
6 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.76%) Replication
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Microservices
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) GIAC
3 1 (4.76%) GCIA
3 1 (4.76%) GCIH
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) CISMP
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) NetApp
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Tableau