Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 17 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 43 58
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Games 1 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.18% 2.65% 1.57%
As % of the General category 0.62% 11.97% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 6
East Sussex median daily rate £550 £320 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.88% -41.15% +171.88%
10th Percentile £538 £299 £363
90th Percentile £563 £389 £600
South East median daily rate £373 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -0.67% +7.14% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £8.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +429.41% -77.03% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 161 117 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 29.38% 22.12% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 81 203
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £201 £249
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 10
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £22.59 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.75% +44.37% -51.85%
10th Percentile £14.00 £21.04 £10.61
90th Percentile £33.40 £23.54 £40.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.67% +5.40% +28.57%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in East Sussex

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in East Sussex

Games
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Games in East Sussex

Games
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove - 1 £550 -
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management