The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 109 101
Contract jobs citing Online Games 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.051% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.19% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £525 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £395 £435
% change year-on-year
-12.65% -9.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
457 537 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.78% 27.47% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 374 281
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +19.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £21.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Online Games
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Online 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ETL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft