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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Game Developer
UK
Rank 598 613 609
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Games Developer 10 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.029% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.030% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 1
Median daily rate £425 £525 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Games Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Java Games Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Games Developer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Games Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 10 £425 -19.04% 4
London +18 10 £425 -19.04% 4
City of London -12 1 £525 -

Java Games Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) Scrum
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) Microservices
5 7 (58.33%) Docker
5 7 (58.33%) Kanban
5 7 (58.33%) Ruby
5 7 (58.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (33.33%) Social Media
6 4 (33.33%) Facebook
7 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) Sybase
8 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Equities
8 2 (16.67%) Banking
8 2 (16.67%) Spring
8 2 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
9 1 (8.33%) Spring Security

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 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) git-flow
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) EJB
3 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (8.33%) GWT
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (8.33%) Java SE
3 1 (8.33%) JSF
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Security
3 1 (8.33%) Stripes Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Struts
3 1 (8.33%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Microservices
3 8 (66.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Facebook
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase
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