The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 51 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -12
Contract jobs citing Games 60 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.92% 0.90% 0.52%
As % of the General category 11.88% 3.41% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 10 5
Median daily rate £388 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
Games
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
505 352 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.96% 26.49% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 230 219
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Games
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Games across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Games Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Games across the Leeds region.

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Games.

1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (43.33%) Linux
3 32 (35.56%) PHP
4 29 (32.22%) High Availability
5 23 (25.56%) VMware
6 22 (24.44%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (23.33%) Python
8 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 18 (20.00%) MySQL
9 18 (20.00%) Java
9 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (18.89%) Windows
10 17 (18.89%) Cisco
11 16 (17.78%) Red Hat
12 12 (13.33%) Scrum
12 12 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (12.22%) Bash Shell
13 11 (12.22%) Perl
13 11 (12.22%) Windows Server
14 10 (11.11%) Unix
14 10 (11.11%) Project Management
14 10 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (10.00%) MongoDB
15 9 (10.00%) Firewall
15 9 (10.00%) Informix
15 9 (10.00%) SQL
15 9 (10.00%) HP
16 8 (8.89%) EMC

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.78%) Apache
2 5 (5.56%) Node.js
3 4 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (10.00%) Firewall
3 8 (8.89%) SAN
4 7 (7.78%) Internet
5 5 (5.56%) FWSM
5 5 (5.56%) Intranet
6 4 (4.44%) FTP
7 3 (3.33%) BGP
7 3 (3.33%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.33%) MPLS
7 3 (3.33%) Network Security
7 3 (3.33%) OSPF
8 2 (2.22%) HSRP
8 2 (2.22%) NAS
8 2 (2.22%) VPN
8 2 (2.22%) VRRP
9 1 (1.11%) DNS
9 1 (1.11%) Extranet
9 1 (1.11%) LAN
9 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (10.00%) Informix
2 9 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.78%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.78%) Redis
4 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.56%) DB2
6 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.22%) Big Data
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.44%) JIRA
3 3 (3.33%) Hudson
3 3 (3.33%) Subversion
4 2 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.22%) Xcode
5 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 8 (8.89%) Online Betting
2 7 (7.78%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) iGaming
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Developer
2 13 (14.44%) Architect
3 12 (13.33%) Python Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (12.22%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.78%) Cisco Architect
5 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (6.67%) VMware Architect
7 5 (5.56%) DBA
7 5 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (6.67%) LAMP
3 3 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.22%) Behat
4 2 (2.22%) Cocoa
4 2 (2.22%) RESTful
4 2 (2.22%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (1.11%) .NET
5 1 (1.11%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.11%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (1.11%) DirectX
5 1 (1.11%) HTML
5 1 (1.11%) HTML5
5 1 (1.11%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.11%) Kafka
5 1 (1.11%) Middleware
5 1 (1.11%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.11%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.11%) Velocity
5 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (5.56%) Wiki
5 4 (4.44%) e-Learning
5 4 (4.44%) IBM XIV
5 4 (4.44%) Social Media
5 4 (4.44%) Video Editing
6 3 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (3.33%) Clustering
6 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.33%) Learning Management System
6 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.22%) CLARiiON
7 2 (2.22%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (2.22%) User Experience
8 1 (1.11%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.33%) Linux
2 17 (18.89%) Windows
3 12 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.22%) Windows Server
5 10 (11.11%) Unix
6 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) Android
7 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.22%) High Availability
3 12 (13.33%) Scrum
4 10 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (11.11%) Project Management
5 8 (8.89%) ERP
6 7 (7.78%) Change Management
6 7 (7.78%) DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.67%) ETL
7 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.67%) TDD
8 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) CRM
9 4 (4.44%) Service Management
9 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.56%) PHP
2 21 (23.33%) Python
3 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.00%) Java
5 11 (12.22%) Bash Shell
5 11 (12.22%) Perl
6 9 (10.00%) SQL
7 8 (8.89%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.44%) Ruby
10 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.11%) C#
12 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) CCNP
2 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.33%) CCIE
3 3 (3.33%) ISEB
3 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.22%) CCDE
4 2 (2.22%) CCSP
4 2 (2.22%) CISSP
4 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.11%) CCNA
5 1 (1.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 5 (5.56%) vCloud
4 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.22%) vSphere
7 1 (1.11%) Docker
7 1 (1.11%) Firmware
7 1 (1.11%) KVM
7 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Opsview
2 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.56%) Cacti
3 5 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 5 (5.56%) Graphite
3 5 (5.56%) Nagios
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (4.44%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.33%) Puppet
5 3 (3.33%) Salt
5 3 (3.33%) SCCM
5 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (2.22%) Grafana
7 1 (1.11%) Ansible
7 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) VMware
2 17 (18.89%) Cisco
3 16 (17.78%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.00%) HP
5 8 (8.89%) EMC
6 7 (7.78%) F5
6 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.78%) Oracle
7 4 (4.44%) Apple
7 4 (4.44%) IBM
7 4 (4.44%) Twitter
7 4 (4.44%) Veritas
8 3 (3.33%) Adobe
8 3 (3.33%) NetApp
8 3 (3.33%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.22%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.22%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.11%) Dell
10 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate
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