The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Games Programmer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior Games Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Game Programmer
Rank 585 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Games Programmer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£75 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £75 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51554 49982 43833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31354 30067 25181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2056 2247
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Junior Games Programmer
Top 7 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior Games Programmer 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 Junior Games Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive Media
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Junior Games Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Junior Games Programmer 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 Junior Games Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree