The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 22 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire - 0.21% -
As % of the General category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.69%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 101 136 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 35.19% 28.10% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 81 51
Median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 16
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -22.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £13.80 £20.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.00 £39.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Warwickshire

Games
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Games in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Maya
2 1 (33.33%) Alias
2 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (33.33%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Artist
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Animation
1 1 (33.33%) Photography
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Filmmaking
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Alias
2 1 (33.33%) Autodesk