The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 105 125 106
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing Games 41 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.42% 0.61% 0.26%
As % of the General category 4.34% 1.98% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 3
Median daily rate £400 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £194 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £395 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £339 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +11.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £10.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -44.87%
Games
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
944 911 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.72% 30.90% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 645 546
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +68.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.16 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £152.00 £25.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Games
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Games across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Games Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Games
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Games across the Yorkshire region.

Games Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Games
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +28 37 £388 +19.23% 33
South Yorkshire -2 4 £588 +78.03% 7
Games
England

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Games.

1 63 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (36.27%) Linux
3 32 (31.37%) PHP
4 31 (30.39%) JavaScript
5 30 (29.41%) High Availability
6 27 (26.47%) RabbitMQ
6 27 (26.47%) Java
7 24 (23.53%) Python
8 22 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (18.63%) VMware
10 18 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 14 (13.73%) Cisco
12 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (10.78%) Ruby
13 11 (10.78%) Unix
13 11 (10.78%) MySQL
14 10 (9.80%) Scrum
14 10 (9.80%) Windows
14 10 (9.80%) Informix
14 10 (9.80%) DevOps
14 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
15 9 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
15 9 (8.82%) Internet
16 8 (7.84%) EMC
16 8 (7.84%) HP
16 8 (7.84%) SQL
16 8 (7.84%) Project Management
16 8 (7.84%) Firewall
16 8 (7.84%) Degree

Games
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.92%) Confluence
1 4 (3.92%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) UserZoom
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (8.82%) Internet
2 8 (7.84%) Firewall
3 5 (4.90%) Network Security
4 4 (3.92%) FTP
4 4 (3.92%) Intranet
4 4 (3.92%) SAN
5 3 (2.94%) HTTP
6 2 (1.96%) BGP
6 2 (1.96%) DNS
6 2 (1.96%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.96%) FWSM
6 2 (1.96%) MPLS
6 2 (1.96%) OSPF
7 1 (0.98%) DHCP
7 1 (0.98%) HSRP
7 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.98%) VPN
7 1 (0.98%) VRRP
7 1 (0.98%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) MySQL
2 10 (9.80%) Informix
2 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.90%) DB2
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.96%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.96%) Redis
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.96%) SQLite
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.96%) Hudson
3 2 (1.96%) Selenium
3 2 (1.96%) Subversion
3 2 (1.96%) Xcode
4 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.98%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.98%) Babel
4 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.98%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.98%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.98%) JUnit
4 1 (0.98%) Mockito
4 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.86%) Online Betting
2 4 (3.92%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Publishing
3 3 (2.94%) iGaming
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) French Language
5 1 (0.98%) German Language
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Developer
2 17 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (15.69%) Python Developer
4 11 (10.78%) Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Cisco Architect
5 7 (6.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (6.86%) PHP Developer
5 7 (6.86%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Scrum Master
6 6 (5.88%) VMware Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) DBA
7 5 (4.90%) iOS Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.47%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (7.84%) Node.js
3 6 (5.88%) HTML
4 5 (4.90%) CSS
4 5 (4.90%) RESTful
5 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.92%) React
5 4 (3.92%) XML
6 3 (2.94%) Dropwizard
6 3 (2.94%) HTML5
7 2 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (1.96%) Behat
7 2 (1.96%) Cocoa
7 2 (1.96%) JSON
7 2 (1.96%) LAMP
7 2 (1.96%) REST
7 2 (1.96%) Web Services
8 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.90%) Clustering
3 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.92%) e-Learning
4 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.92%) iPad
4 4 (3.92%) iPhone
4 4 (3.92%) RIA
4 4 (3.92%) Social Media
4 4 (3.92%) User Experience
4 4 (3.92%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.94%) IBM XIV
5 3 (2.94%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.94%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.27%) Linux
2 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.78%) Unix
4 10 (9.80%) Windows
5 6 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.90%) Android
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.41%) High Availability
3 10 (9.80%) DevOps
3 10 (9.80%) Scrum
4 8 (7.84%) Project Management
5 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
5 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (6.86%) TDD
5 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
5 7 (6.86%) Web Development
6 6 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 6 (5.88%) Front End Development
7 5 (4.90%) Change Management
7 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.90%) ERP
7 5 (4.90%) ETL
7 5 (4.90%) iOS Development
7 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.37%) PHP
2 31 (30.39%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.47%) Java
4 24 (23.53%) Python
5 11 (10.78%) Ruby
6 8 (7.84%) SQL
7 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.92%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) C#
10 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.96%) Scala
11 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.98%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) CCNP
2 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.94%) CCIE
3 3 (2.94%) CISSP
3 3 (2.94%) ISEB
3 3 (2.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.96%) CCDE
4 2 (1.96%) CCSP
4 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
5 1 (0.98%) CEH
5 1 (0.98%) CISM
5 1 (0.98%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.96%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) vCloud
3 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.98%) vSphere
4 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.90%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.92%) Opsview
3 4 (3.92%) Puppet
4 3 (2.94%) Cacti
4 3 (2.94%) Graphite
4 3 (2.94%) Nagios
4 3 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.96%) Grafana
5 2 (1.96%) Salt
5 2 (1.96%) SCCM
5 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.98%) Ansible
6 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.98%) Kibana
6 1 (0.98%) logstash
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) VMware
2 18 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 14 (13.73%) Cisco
4 8 (7.84%) EMC
4 8 (7.84%) HP
5 7 (6.86%) F5
5 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.88%) Oracle
7 4 (3.92%) Apple
7 4 (3.92%) Twitter
8 3 (2.94%) Adobe
8 3 (2.94%) IBM
8 3 (2.94%) Veritas
9 2 (1.96%) NetApp
9 2 (1.96%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.98%) Dell
10 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.98%) Juniper
10 1 (0.98%) Progress
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