The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 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 Nottinghamshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - 0.35%
As % of the General category - - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £34.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-43.88% +39.00%
General Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
99 162 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 28.78% 34.84% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 76 19
Average daily rate £394 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Games
East Midlands

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Games
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - - - - 5
Games
East Midlands

Games
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++