The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 41 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Games 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.24% 0.29% 0.64%
As % of the General category 0.94% 0.91% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +6.66%
Games
West Midlands

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

General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
106 110 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.12% 31.70% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 22
Median daily rate £398 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £166 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £525 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +163.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Games
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) Game Development
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Animation
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) OOD

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (20.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (20.00%) Game Development
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL