The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing Online Games 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 2.50% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +9.62%
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 26.39% 62.50% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 5
Median daily rate £334 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £297 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent