The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Online Games 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £441 £300 £220
% change year-on-year
+47.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
288 279 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.57% 29.34% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 173 116
Average daily rate £350 £333 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £550 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 21
Average hourly rate £12.25 £14.50 £16.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -13.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.10 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.50 £92.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Online Games across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Online Games
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Hudson
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (22.22%) Calabash
4 2 (22.22%) eggPlant
4 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
4 2 (22.22%) uiautomator
4 2 (22.22%) Appium
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Online Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Online Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) uiautomator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Calabash
1 2 (22.22%) eggPlant
1 2 (22.22%) Appium
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Data Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Author
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Author
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Writer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle