The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.71% -
As % of the General category - 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -46.15%

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

General Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
92 75 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 34.72% 26.60% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 48 18
Median daily rate £165 £364 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.63% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £114 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £420 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.45 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.28% +25.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire