The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 23 April 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 South Yorkshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 1.19%
As % of the General category - - 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.38% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -43.75%
General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 63 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.69% 18.75% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 42 43
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Games
Yorkshire

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Games
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Games
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
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Sheffield - - - - 1
Games
Yorkshire