The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Games Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Game Developer
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Games Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
Games Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1923 2155 1605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.83% 95.65% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1490 990
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 88 70
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.25 £9.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Games Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Games Developer in the job title.

Games Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Games Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Games Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Games Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Games Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 2 £425 -
Games Developer
Yorkshire

Games Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Games Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Games Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience

Games Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
1 3 (100.00%) iPhone
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C