The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Game Developer
Rank - 622 609
Contract jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Java Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Java Games Developer in the job title.

Java Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Games Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Games Developer within the UK.

Java Games Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Java Games Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Java Games Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Games
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) REST
2 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Spring
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) JSF
5 5 (33.33%) Tapestry
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) Struts
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Publishing
5 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 5 (33.33%) GWT
5 5 (33.33%) Online Games
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Wicket
5 5 (33.33%) Stripes Framework

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
1 1 (6.67%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 15 (100.00%) Games
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) REST
2 6 (40.00%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Wicket
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) GWT
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) JSF
3 5 (33.33%) RIFE
3 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Stripes Framework
3 5 (33.33%) Struts
3 5 (33.33%) Tapestry
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (33.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Kanban
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree