The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Gaming
England / Yorkshire
Rank 121 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Online Games 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.091% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
660 730 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.08% 25.72% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 503 435
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 42
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £10.35 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Online 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 Online Games within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
South Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 1
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) RIA
1 2 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First

Online 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum