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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 4.35% - -
As % of the General category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
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
1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 4.35% 3.85% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +12.24%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) WebGL
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) Unix

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Interaction Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WebGL
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) SOLID
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Lua
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB