The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gaming
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Online Games 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.13% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.41
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
21 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 44.68% 30.77% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 3
Average daily rate £289 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.29 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £34.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.17 - £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing Online 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 Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing Online 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 Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat