The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Games Development
Surrey / Guildford
Rank - 23 24
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.84% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.04% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 £238 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.73% -36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 96 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 82.26% 80.67% 81.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 98
Median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +26.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Guildford