Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Gaming
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -27 +13 -
Contract jobs citing Games 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.15% 0.52% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.44% 1.35% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £275 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £238 £419 £375
90th Percentile £313 £456 £425
Hampshire median daily rate £373 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -14.86% +16.67% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 225 148 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 33.53% 38.14% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 101 148
Basingstoke median daily rate £360 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £187 £154 £163
90th Percentile £488 £463 £516
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.04 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +15.00% -49.15%
10th Percentile £13.95 £15.03 £11.88
90th Percentile £41.07 £19.63 £21.65
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.38 £32.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -31.15% +36.84% +15.85%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Basingstoke

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Games in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Video\Live Streaming
1 1 (100.00%) MEAN Stack

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript