The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.48% -
As % of the General category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £10.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -44.87%
Games
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
55 57 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.83% 28.08% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 47
Median daily rate £400 £304 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.68% -19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +171.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £24.70 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £47.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex