The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Game Development
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
252 387 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.08% 80.79% 71.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 252 188
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 12 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £38.75 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.74% +21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Game Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Game Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge