The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 379 378 339
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -39
Contract jobs citing Online Games 38 39 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.48% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 18
Median daily rate £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £329 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £475 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £340
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7916 8056 8530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.43% 36.33% 37.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5641 5520 5995
Median daily rate £475 £464 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 138 156
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

Online Games
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Online Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Online Games Jobs Demand Trend in London

Online Games
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Online Games Daily Rate Trend in London

Online Games
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Online Games across the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Online Games Daily Rate Histogram in London

Online Games
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Online Games Hourly Rate Trend in London

Online Games
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +43 2 £375 +33.33% 3
Harrow - 2 £453 -
Hammersmith -4 1 £622 +38.99% 1
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Online Games.

1 88 (100.00%) Games
2 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 21 (23.86%) CSS
4 20 (22.73%) HTML
5 19 (21.59%) Linux
6 17 (19.32%) DevOps
7 16 (18.18%) TDD
8 14 (15.91%) Scrum
8 14 (15.91%) Java
8 14 (15.91%) HTML5
8 14 (15.91%) Node.js
8 14 (15.91%) Front End Development
9 13 (14.77%) CSS3
9 13 (14.77%) Sass
9 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
10 12 (13.64%) VMware
10 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 12 (13.64%) Backbone.js
10 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (12.50%) User Experience
12 10 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (11.36%) Private Cloud
12 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
12 10 (11.36%) gulp
12 10 (11.36%) Puppet
12 10 (11.36%) LESS
12 10 (11.36%) OpenStack
12 10 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (11.36%) OO

Online Games
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 14 (15.91%) Node.js
2 10 (11.36%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.68%) Apache
3 5 (5.68%) nginx
4 3 (3.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.27%) Confluence
5 2 (2.27%) JBoss
5 2 (2.27%) Jetty
5 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) IaaS
4 2 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (3.41%) DNS
1 3 (3.41%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (3.41%) SAN
1 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.14%) Big Data
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) OpenTSDB
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) gulp
2 5 (5.68%) Grunt
3 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.27%) FishEye
4 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) GitLab
4 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) NUnit
4 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.27%) VisualVM
5 1 (1.14%) Ant
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) Flyway
5 1 (1.14%) JUnit
5 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.14%) RSpec
5 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (100.00%) Games
2 5 (5.68%) Publishing
3 4 (4.55%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Online Betting
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Developer
2 15 (17.05%) Games Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Designer
4 9 (10.23%) Systems Architect
4 9 (10.23%) UI Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Administrator
5 7 (7.95%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) UI Designer
7 5 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.68%) Java Games Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Security Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) CSS
2 20 (22.73%) HTML
3 14 (15.91%) HTML5
4 13 (14.77%) CSS3
4 13 (14.77%) Sass
5 12 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.64%) Backbone.js
6 10 (11.36%) LESS
7 8 (9.09%) Marionette.js
8 7 (7.95%) Web Services
9 6 (6.82%) Spring
9 6 (6.82%) Struts
10 5 (5.68%) Apache Wicket
10 5 (5.68%) GWT
10 5 (5.68%) JSF
10 5 (5.68%) RIFE
10 5 (5.68%) Spring MVC
10 5 (5.68%) Stripes Framework
10 5 (5.68%) Tapestry
11 4 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) User Experience
2 10 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.36%) Private Cloud
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.55%) NHS
4 4 (4.55%) Social Media
5 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) Animation
7 1 (1.14%) Blog
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) Windows
3 7 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.68%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.68%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) CentOS
6 1 (1.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.32%) DevOps
3 16 (18.18%) TDD
4 14 (15.91%) Front End Development
4 14 (15.91%) Scrum
5 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (11.36%) OO
7 9 (10.23%) Mobile First
8 8 (9.09%) BDD
8 8 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
8 8 (9.09%) Web Development
9 7 (7.95%) MVC
10 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.82%) DNA
11 5 (5.68%) Kanban
12 4 (4.55%) API Development
12 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (4.55%) Open Source
12 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 14 (15.91%) Java
3 6 (6.82%) Python
3 6 (6.82%) Ruby
3 6 (6.82%) SQL
4 4 (4.55%) C++
5 3 (3.41%) ActionScript
5 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (2.27%) C#
6 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.14%) ES6
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) Scala
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
1 1 (1.14%) GCED
1 1 (1.14%) GCFA
1 1 (1.14%) GIAC
1 1 (1.14%) ISEB
1 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.14%) ISO27002
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.41%) NFS
4 2 (2.27%) Docker
5 1 (1.14%) KVM
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (11.36%) Puppet
2 5 (5.68%) HAProxy
3 4 (4.55%) Ansible
4 2 (2.27%) Nagios
5 1 (1.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.14%) Packer
5 1 (1.14%) Riemann
5 1 (1.14%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) VMware
2 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.95%) Cisco
3 7 (7.95%) F5
4 6 (6.82%) HP
5 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.55%) NetApp
6 4 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle
8 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.27%) Perforce
8 2 (2.27%) Rally
9 1 (1.14%) EMC
9 1 (1.14%) Facebook
9 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.14%) WorldPay
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