Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 17 7
Contract jobs citing Games 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee - 1.49% 5.56%
As % of the General category - 3.70% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Dundee median daily rate - - £240
Scotland median daily rate £450 £488 £240
% change year-on-year -7.69% +103.13% +14.29%
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 27 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 39.13% 40.30% 52.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 13
Dundee median daily rate £400 £220 £229
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +82.03% -4.04% -8.40%
10th Percentile £156 £101 £110
90th Percentile £523 £518 £332
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Dundee median hourly rate - - £11.32
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £20.21
% change year-on-year -25.00% +48.44% -27.82%

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