Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Online Gaming
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 144 144
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -27
Contract jobs citing Online Games 1 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.044% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.34% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Leeds median daily rate £230 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.58% -5.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £215 £463 £475
90th Percentile £245 £488 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £230 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -51.58% -5.00% +53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Online Games is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 672 887 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.79% 33.91% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 567 702
Leeds median daily rate £410 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £564 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 37
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.77
90th Percentile £21.58 £16.00 £42.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +10.34% -1.69% +1.72%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Online Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in Leeds

Online Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Online Games in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Betting
1 1 (100.00%) Brand Management
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Motion Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (100.00%) Typography

Online Games
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Brand Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Typography
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe