The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 31 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Games 2 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.03% 0.77% 7.26%
As % of the General category 7.14% 2.06% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Median daily rate £360 £550 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +175.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £550 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £550 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £38.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-76.77% +210.00%
Games
East Sussex

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

General Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 97 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.43% 37.45% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 68 26
Median daily rate £413 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £293 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
- +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Games.

1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) DHTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) OO

Games
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) DHTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago