Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Game Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Game Development over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Games Development
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 207
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £275 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -15.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +115.38% - -

Game Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3578 4948 4867
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 83.77% 84.62% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2344 3364 3286
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +1.74%
10th Percentile £269 £280 £238
90th Percentile £550 £567 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 105 123
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.68 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £8.74 £10.20 £8.72
90th Percentile £34.47 £42.25 £39.90
England median hourly rate £24.77 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -0.92% +13.64% +4.76%

Game Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Game Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Game Development in Yorkshire

Game Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Game Development in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Game Development in Yorkshire

Game Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Game Development in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Game Development in Yorkshire