The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 65 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Games 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.15% 0.20% -
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £10.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+97.67% -44.87%
Games
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 126 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.64% 25.15% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 87 63
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £306 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £510 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.23 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -12.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £10.00 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £16.30 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Games
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Games across the West Sussex region.

Games Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Games
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media

Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago