The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £95 £363 £290
% change year-on-year
-73.79% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Game Development
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 70 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 78.72% 85.37% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 54 57
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £297 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £13.80 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%