The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - 83
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
989 1037 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.39% 69.00% 64.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 572 419
Average daily rate £368 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 82
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -48.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.23 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Game Development across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands