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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 35 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing Games 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.45% 0.90% 6.13%
As % of the General category 2.38% 2.63% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £75 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.62% +6.66%
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
42 76 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.09% 34.23% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 21
Median daily rate £400 £400 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 10 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1 (100.00%) Middleware
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%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

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:

General
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
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree