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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - 31 24
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.49% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.07% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £165 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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
205 145 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.15% 72.14% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 67 82
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Game Development across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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