Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 78 104
Contract jobs citing Games 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the General category - 2.10% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.79% -4.44%
East of England median daily rate £350 £438 £403
% change year-on-year -20.00% +8.70% -2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 439 286 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.16% 25.20% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 146 181
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £369 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -6.25% +15.11%
10th Percentile £213 £171 £233
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 22 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.82 £12.56
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.75 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Cambridgeshire

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Cambridgeshire

Games
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Games in Cambridgeshire