The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - 16 24
Contract jobs citing Games 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 4.81% 2.00%
As % of the General category - 10.64% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.25 £36.63
% change year-on-year
-12.75% +1.70%
Games
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 47 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 27.55% 45.19% 49.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 35
Median daily rate £250 £315 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +113.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford