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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing Online Games 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 8.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
19 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 29.69% 44.07% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Median daily rate £300 £513 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.46% +0.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 4
Median hourly rate £26.22 £18.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.68% +17.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £12.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.14 £25.80 £21.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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