The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - 86 94
Contract jobs citing Online Games 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.51% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.59% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Online Games
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
493 440 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.24% 31.77% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 206 201
Average daily rate £450 £390 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 20 49
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £15.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Online Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Online Games Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey