Period
to 13 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 13 December 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
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +24
Contract jobs citing Games 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 6.15% - -
As % of the General category 15.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £325 - -
South London median daily rate £325 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate - - -
South London 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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 53 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 40.77% 25.76% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 25
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £375 £425 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +17.57% -3.60%
10th Percentile £306 £180 £283
90th Percentile £519 £503 £486
South London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £45.92 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +218.87%
South London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year -10.23% -8.01% +218.87%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Kingston Upon Thames

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Games.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) Angular 2
5 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) SMS
6 1 (12.50%) WSDL

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (25.00%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Angular 2
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) WSDL
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL