Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 192 216
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.025% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - £325 -
England median daily rate £413 £378 £325
% change year-on-year +9.27% +16.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £70.00 -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,693 4,016 5,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.34% 83.13% 83.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,413 2,624 3,358
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £262 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% +0.45%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.67 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.40 £32.63 £25.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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