The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 1.01% -
As % of the General category - 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -8.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £9.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% -77.50%  

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

General Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 126 57 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 44.37% 28.79% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 32 31
Median daily rate £430 £390 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.25% -3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £192 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £670 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.82 £97.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -89.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Games as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin