The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 41 30
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.47% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.90% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
-35.38% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Game Development
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 210 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 74.92% 76.92% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 119 106
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £519 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.13% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.20 £37.75 £44.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Kent