The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Games Development
Rank - - 59
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £301 £281
% change year-on-year
-0.41% +7.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.44
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 71.86% 74.96% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 263 234
Average daily rate £385 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 30 21
Average hourly rate £33.00 £18.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire