The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank - 258 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Games 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.036% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £260 £375
% change year-on-year
- -30.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Mobile Games
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2618 2755 2469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.60% 29.09% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1443 1286
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 184 161
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile Games
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Games Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mobile Games
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Games Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Games
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mobile Games Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Mobile Games
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Games.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Mobile Games
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Mobile 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 Mobile Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Games Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Games Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Programmer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java