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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 76 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs citing Games 31 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.14% 0.75% 0.19%
As % of the General category 7.69% 2.67% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £339 £303
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +11.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £10.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -44.87%
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
403 449 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.85% 28.04% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 323 219
Median daily rate £400 £365 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 59 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.20%) Linux
3 32 (35.96%) PHP
4 28 (31.46%) High Availability
5 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (28.09%) RabbitMQ
7 24 (26.97%) Java
7 24 (26.97%) Python
8 22 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (20.22%) VMware
10 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
11 12 (13.48%) Cisco
12 11 (12.36%) Unix
12 11 (12.36%) Ruby
12 11 (12.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (11.24%) Windows
14 9 (10.11%) MySQL
14 9 (10.11%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
15 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
15 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
15 8 (8.99%) Firewall
15 8 (8.99%) Scrum
15 8 (8.99%) SQL
15 8 (8.99%) Informix
15 8 (8.99%) HP
15 8 (8.99%) EMC
15 8 (8.99%) Project Management
15 8 (8.99%) DevOps
16 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning

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 4 (4.49%) Confluence
1 4 (4.49%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (8.99%) Firewall
3 7 (7.87%) Internet
4 4 (4.49%) FTP
4 4 (4.49%) Intranet
4 4 (4.49%) SAN
5 3 (3.37%) Network Security
6 2 (2.25%) BGP
6 2 (2.25%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.25%) FWSM
6 2 (2.25%) MPLS
6 2 (2.25%) OSPF
7 1 (1.12%) DNS
7 1 (1.12%) HSRP
7 1 (1.12%) HTTP
7 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.12%) NAS
7 1 (1.12%) VPN
7 1 (1.12%) VRRP
7 1 (1.12%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) Informix
2 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.62%) DB2
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) Redis
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.74%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Hudson
3 2 (2.25%) Subversion
3 2 (2.25%) Xcode
4 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.12%) Babel
4 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.12%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.12%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Mockito
4 1 (1.12%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (7.87%) Online Betting
2 4 (4.49%) Publishing
3 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) iGaming
4 1 (1.12%) French Language
4 1 (1.12%) German Language
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 16 (17.98%) Java Developer
2 16 (17.98%) Python Developer
3 15 (16.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Cisco Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.87%) PHP Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.74%) VMware Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) DBA
7 5 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.62%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Scrum Master
8 4 (4.49%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (7.87%) Node.js
3 4 (4.49%) React
4 3 (3.37%) RESTful
5 2 (2.25%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.25%) Behat
5 2 (2.25%) Cocoa
5 2 (2.25%) HTML
5 2 (2.25%) LAMP
6 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.12%) CSS
6 1 (1.12%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.12%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.12%) Kafka
6 1 (1.12%) LESS
6 1 (1.12%) Middleware
6 1 (1.12%) Sass
6 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.12%) Spring
6 1 (1.12%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.49%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.49%) iPad
4 4 (4.49%) iPhone
4 4 (4.49%) Social Media
4 4 (4.49%) Video Editing
5 3 (3.37%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (3.37%) Clustering
5 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.37%) IBM XIV
5 3 (3.37%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.25%) RIA
6 2 (2.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Linux
2 11 (12.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (12.36%) Unix
3 10 (11.24%) Windows
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.25%) Android
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.46%) High Availability
3 8 (8.99%) DevOps
3 8 (8.99%) Project Management
3 8 (8.99%) Scrum
4 7 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (7.87%) Waterfall
5 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
5 6 (6.74%) Front End Development
5 6 (6.74%) TDD
6 5 (5.62%) Change Management
6 5 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.62%) ERP
6 5 (5.62%) ETL
6 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.49%) CRM
7 4 (4.49%) iOS Development
7 4 (4.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) PHP
2 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.97%) Java
3 24 (26.97%) Python
4 11 (12.36%) Ruby
5 8 (8.99%) SQL
6 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.49%) Perl
8 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.12%) C#
10 1 (1.12%) GraphQL
10 1 (1.12%) Groovy
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) CCNP
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.37%) CCIE
3 3 (3.37%) CISSP
3 3 (3.37%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.25%) CCDE
4 2 (2.25%) CCSP
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.12%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) CEH
5 1 (1.12%) CISM
5 1 (1.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.25%) Docker
3 2 (2.25%) vCloud
3 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.62%) Data Guard
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.49%) Opsview
4 3 (3.37%) Cacti
4 3 (3.37%) Graphite
4 3 (3.37%) Nagios
4 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.37%) Puppet
5 2 (2.25%) Grafana
5 2 (2.25%) Salt
5 2 (2.25%) SCCM
5 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.12%) Ansible
6 1 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.12%) Kibana
6 1 (1.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (20.22%) VMware
2 15 (16.85%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.48%) Cisco
4 8 (8.99%) EMC
4 8 (8.99%) HP
5 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle
7 4 (4.49%) Apple
7 4 (4.49%) F5
7 4 (4.49%) Twitter
8 3 (3.37%) Adobe
8 3 (3.37%) IBM
8 3 (3.37%) Veritas
9 2 (2.25%) NetApp
9 2 (2.25%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.12%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.12%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.12%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
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