The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £23.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +21.79%
Games
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 60.81% 28.44% 53.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 16
Median daily rate £425 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £110 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +1.12%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City