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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 8 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Games 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 6.06% 22.22% 7.41%
As % of the General category 9.52% 57.14% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £525 £448 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.31% -0.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +3.49%
Games
London

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
21 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 63.64% 38.89% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Median daily rate £375 £425 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £284 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +126.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hammersmith region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 30 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) GIAC
2 1 (25.00%) GCIA
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) GCED
1 1 (25.00%) GCIA
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO27002
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet