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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 79 63 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing Games 12 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 2.55% 0.77%
As % of the General category 3.59% 8.23% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 37 8
Median daily rate £395 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
- +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
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
334 486 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.64% 30.96% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 316 171
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £201 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 6
Median hourly rate £21.19 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.34 £12.32 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.04 £45.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-12.86% +19.54%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) TDD
3 8 (22.22%) QA
4 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
4 7 (19.44%) User Stories
5 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Scala
5 6 (16.67%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) JUnit
5 6 (16.67%) Finance
5 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 6 (16.67%) Selenium
5 6 (16.67%) JSON
6 5 (13.89%) WCAG
6 5 (13.89%) Web Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.89%) RSpec
6 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
6 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
6 5 (13.89%) High Availability
6 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
6 5 (13.89%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (11.11%) User Experience
7 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 4 (11.11%) iPad

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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) AMQP
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) Informix
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.67%) JUnit
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.89%) RSpec
3 5 (13.89%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) Xcode
5 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.78%) JMeter
5 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.78%) Mockito
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Advertising
2 3 (8.33%) iGaming
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Online Betting
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) QA Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) QA Test Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Quality Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Designer
5 2 (5.56%) ETL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) Node.js
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) Dropwizard
4 1 (2.78%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.78%) Kafka
4 1 (2.78%) LAMP
4 1 (2.78%) React
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) iPad
1 4 (11.11%) iPhone
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Online Games
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) RIA
3 2 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) TDD
3 7 (19.44%) User Stories
4 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (13.89%) High Availability
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.89%) Web Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.33%) BDD
7 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) ITSM
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) Scala
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
3 4 (11.11%) Python
3 4 (11.11%) Ruby
3 4 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CEH
1 1 (2.78%) CISM
1 1 (2.78%) CISSP
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) GIAC
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 5 (13.89%) WCAG
3 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Grafana
2 1 (2.78%) Kibana
2 1 (2.78%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk
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