The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 24 June 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
London / Hammersmith
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 5
Contract jobs citing Games 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith - 6.45% 21.05%
As % of the General category - 11.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £475 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -8.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £9.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% -77.50%  

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

General Skills
Hammersmith
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 12 18 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 27.27% 58.06% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 15
Median daily rate £433 £425 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% -0.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hammersmith citing Games as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Hammersmith

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Hammersmith