The table below looks at the statistics for the Games Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Game Developer
Rank - 81 -
Contract jobs requiring a Games Developer 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate
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- £238 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £288 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.52% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £22.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1219 1218 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.07% 92.62% 91.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 737 592
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 100
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Games Developer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Games Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Games Developer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Games Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Games Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Games Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox

Games Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Games Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Games Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk