Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Game Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Game Development over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Games Development
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median daily rate - - £275
Berkshire median daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Game Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1012 1206 1461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 81.09% 79.66% 77.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 671 872
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £280 £235 £235
90th Percentile £575 £575 £549
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 45 80
Reading median hourly rate £18.24 £22.35 £28.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.39% -22.13% +68.48%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £14.85
90th Percentile £40.53 £43.28 £40.33
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -35.19% +58.17%

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Game Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Reading

Game Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Game Development in Reading