The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 8 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Games 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 4.17% 6.25% -
As % of the General category 20.00% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
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 Hounslow region.

General Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 20.83% 31.25% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing