Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Online Games over the 6 months to 22 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 172 168
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -28
Contract jobs citing Online Games 1 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.033% 0.083% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.25% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
West Yorkshire 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
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
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 912 1201 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.86% 33.34% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 740 888
West Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 64
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -1.69% +1.72%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.04 £9.58
90th Percentile £22.43 £23.71 £44.03
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%

Online Games
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Online Games in West Yorkshire

Online Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Online Games in West Yorkshire

Online Games
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 1 £230 -51.58% 1
Online Games
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire 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 West 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:

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