Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Gaming
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 79
Contract jobs citing Games 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.97% 0.52%
As % of the General category - 4.48% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Cambridge median daily rate - £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.79% -4.44%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £375 £430
% change year-on-year - -12.79% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 249 134 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.67% 21.75% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 64 98
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -1.32% +16.92%
10th Percentile £215 £171 £261
90th Percentile £500 £571 £543
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 7 13
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% +42.86%
10th Percentile £28.18 £37.00 £19.85
90th Percentile £49.90 £43.00 £46.88
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Cambridge

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Games in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Cambridge

Games
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Games in Cambridge