The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 95 90
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.18% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
-32.72% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 1133 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 82.11% 79.68% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 668 616
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.72 £21.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £51.95 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Surrey