The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gaming
Rank 68 80 79
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1  
Contract jobs citing Games 18 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.79% 1.40% 0.93%
As % of the General category 6.52% 4.38% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 9
Median daily rate £418 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.83% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +19.53% -1.53%  

Games is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 276 457 320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 27.49% 32.00% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 319 208
Median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Median hourly rate £27.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.69% -38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £10.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £28.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Games as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Leeds

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Leeds

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Games in Leeds

Games
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Games in Leeds

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Marketing
3 6 (19.35%) QA
4 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.13%) Advertising
4 5 (16.13%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (12.90%) Selenium
5 4 (12.90%) RESTful
6 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
6 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Symfony
6 3 (9.68%) Zend
6 3 (9.68%) Django
6 3 (9.68%) High Availability
6 3 (9.68%) Laravel
6 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 3 (9.68%) Online Marketing
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) AMQP
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) Redis
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Informix
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Hudson
4 2 (6.45%) JMeter
4 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.45%) RSpec
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
5 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Advertising
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) iGaming
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Designer
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Tester
3 3 (9.68%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Games Tester
4 2 (6.45%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
1 4 (12.90%) RESTful
2 3 (9.68%) Django
2 3 (9.68%) Laravel
2 3 (9.68%) Symfony
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) JSON
3 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) Kafka
4 1 (3.23%) LAMP
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.90%) Motion Graphics
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.23%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Brand Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) Online Marketing
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Typography
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.45%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.45%) User Stories
5 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
1 7 (22.58%) PHP
2 5 (16.13%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) WCAG
3 1 (3.23%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Zend
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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