The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 32 30
Contract jobs citing Games 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 3.31% 0.42%
As % of the General category - 11.34% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +6.66%
Games
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
85 97 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.72% 29.22% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 69 25
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £530 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.80 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE. Close to train station
Posted: 4 days ago