The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.76% - -
As % of the General category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.35 £31.63
% change year-on-year
-36.20% -0.86%
Games
Surrey

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

General Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.10% 33.96% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 17
Average daily rate £275 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Games
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift