The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Maidenhead region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank 20 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Games 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.14% 3.37% -
As % of the General category 2.00% 10.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-66.66% +50.00%
General Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 28 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 56.82% 31.46% 52.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 7
Average daily rate £250 £225 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £125 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £555 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.15
% change year-on-year
- -13.95%
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Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SCORM
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SCORM
1 1 (20.00%) Online Games
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft