Period
to 17 October 2017

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 6 months to 17 October 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +57
Contract jobs citing Games 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.97% 0.80% -
As % of the General category 2.94% 2.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £339
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.06% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £24.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £24.50 -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 204 281 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 32.96% 32.00% 36.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 184 116
Warwickshire median daily rate £388 £448 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.41% +13.29% +5.33%
10th Percentile £219 £249 £218
90th Percentile £553 £549 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 32
Warwickshire median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.65% -22.07% +67.68%
10th Percentile £21.00 £14.30 £22.04
90th Percentile £51.50 £41.68 £37.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 £29.91
% change year-on-year +38.64% -26.45% -7.97%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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

Games
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Atherstone - 4 £325 - 1
Games
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Perforce
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
1 2 (33.33%) Velocity
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Game Development
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Release Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Audio Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web UI Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Web UI/UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Game Development
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Perforce
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft