The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 40.00% - -
As % of the General category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £319
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £38.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-76.77% +210.00%
Games
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

General Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 60.00% 47.92% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Median daily rate £225 £348 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Median hourly rate £11.30 £30.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.95% -19.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dundee region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Games across the Dundee region.

Games Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Games
Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Games across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Games Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) OO
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (70.00%) Android
3 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (70.00%) Data Structures
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 4 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (40.00%) OOD
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) Kanban
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) SOLID
7 3 (30.00%) WebGL
8 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
8 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (20.00%) Open Source
8 2 (20.00%) SaaS
8 2 (20.00%) QGIS

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) QGIS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Games Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Games Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) WebGL
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (70.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Android
1 7 (70.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) OOD
5 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (40.00%) SOLID
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Game Development
7 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (10.00%) OOP
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Lua
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree