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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - 101 96
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.073% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.090% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
829 1107 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.56% 81.16% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 732 648
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 15 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £46.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £47.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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