The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank 33 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Game Development 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.42% 0.47% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.55% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Game Development
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 182 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.17% 85.85% 74.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 115 78
Median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.51% +30.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £14.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £142.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Game Development across the Brighton region.

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Game Development
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Game Development 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Game Development.

1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Game Development
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree