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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 427 404 367
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -37
Contract jobs citing Online Games 14 31 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.36% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 22
Median daily rate £518 £375 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £265 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £460 £295
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +55.93%
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
8254 8641 9086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.05% 37.46% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5806 5960 6193
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 167 206
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

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 27 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 43 (100.00%) Games
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Linux
4 9 (20.93%) DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Retail
6 6 (13.95%) Node.js
6 6 (13.95%) CSS
6 6 (13.95%) HTML
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 5 (11.63%) MySQL
7 5 (11.63%) Apache
7 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.63%) Finance
7 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.63%) CSS3
7 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
7 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
7 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.63%) HTML5
7 5 (11.63%) Puppet
7 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
8 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
8 4 (9.30%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (9.30%) nginx
8 4 (9.30%) Sass
8 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL

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 5 (11.63%) Apache
1 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Calabash
2 1 (2.33%) Capybara
2 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.33%) Geb
2 1 (2.33%) Grunt
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) NUnit
2 1 (2.33%) RSpec
2 1 (2.33%) Spock
2 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Online Betting
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Architect
5 3 (6.98%) CRM Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Games Developer
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
1 6 (13.95%) Node.js
2 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
2 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
2 5 (11.63%) CSS3
2 5 (11.63%) HTML5
3 4 (9.30%) Ember.js
3 4 (9.30%) Express
3 4 (9.30%) Sass
4 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.33%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (2.33%) Grails
5 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) RESTful
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Online Gambling
2 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Android
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) DevOps
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.63%) Web Development
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 2 (4.65%) BDD
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.33%) DNA
8 1 (2.33%) OO
8 1 (2.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Python
2 3 (6.98%) Ruby
3 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) Groovy
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) KVM
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Squid
2 1 (2.33%) vCloud
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) HAProxy
3 3 (6.98%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) F5
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) NetApp
3 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified Generous Daily Rate - Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 5 days ago