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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Gaming
Rank 122 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Online Games 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £248
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +41.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Online Games
England

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
648 611 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.93% 26.48% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 359 276
Average daily rate £355 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 64
Average hourly rate £12.13 £14.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.37% -13.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Online Games across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Online Games across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Online Games Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Online Games
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Online Games within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 4 £380 - 1
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Xcode
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Subversion
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) Hudson
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) uiautomator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Calabash
1 2 (16.67%) eggPlant
1 2 (16.67%) Appium
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Author
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Author
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Writer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) PhoneGap
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Android Development
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
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