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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Rank 70 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Games 19 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.74% 1.38% 0.70%
As % of the General category 5.83% 4.50% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 8
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £348 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £475 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £31.35
% change year-on-year
- -36.20%

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
326 422 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.83% 30.65% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 295 209
Median daily rate £425 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £13.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £18.35 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Selenium
3 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Advertising
4 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
5 4 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (10.71%) User Experience
6 3 (10.71%) Typography
6 3 (10.71%) Online Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) Scala
6 3 (10.71%) RSpec
6 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Brand Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Web Testing

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 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.71%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) AMQP
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Informix
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 6 (21.43%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) JMeter
3 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) RSpec
3 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.14%) Hudson
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Advertising
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) iGaming
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (3.57%) Online Betting
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Designer
2 5 (17.86%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Games Tester
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum Master
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) Kafka
5 1 (3.57%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.57%) RIA
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) User Stories
5 3 (10.71%) Brand Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (10.71%) Online Marketing
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.71%) Typography
5 3 (10.71%) Web Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) Scala
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Apple
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) VMware
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