Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 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
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing Games 1 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 1.56% 13.04% 30.95%
As % of the General category 33.33% 42.86% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Dundee median daily rate - £93 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -58.89% -
Scotland median daily rate £500 £375 £225
% change year-on-year +33.33% +66.67% -30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £11.78 - -

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 Dundee with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 4.69% 30.43% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 13
Dundee median daily rate £341 £105 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +225.00% -53.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £231 £94 £106
90th Percentile £424 £210 £260
Scotland median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Dundee median hourly rate - - £11.30
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £28.80 £16.50
% change year-on-year -47.92% +74.55% -45.00%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

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

Job vacancy trend for Games in Dundee

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Dundee

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Games.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Games
Co-occurring 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby