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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank 403 415 328
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -87
Contract jobs citing Online Games 25 18 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.076% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.21% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 16
Median daily rate £425 £413 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £135 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £515 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +2.85%
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
8161 8707 8950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.81% 36.94% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5747 6121 6044
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 £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 170 170
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.00 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 1 £375 +114.28% 6
Online Games
England

Online Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 69 (100.00%) Games
2 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.09%) HTML
3 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 18 (26.09%) Linux
4 17 (24.64%) CSS
5 15 (21.74%) HTML5
5 15 (21.74%) Backbone.js
6 14 (20.29%) CSS3
6 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
6 14 (20.29%) DevOps
7 13 (18.84%) Sass
7 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
8 11 (15.94%) Front End Development
9 10 (14.49%) gulp
10 9 (13.04%) Mobile First
10 9 (13.04%) User Experience
10 9 (13.04%) OpenStack
10 9 (13.04%) Node.js
10 9 (13.04%) LESS
10 9 (13.04%) Puppet
10 9 (13.04%) Scrum
11 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
11 8 (11.59%) Progressive Enhancement
11 8 (11.59%) Marionette.js
12 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (10.14%) SQL
12 7 (10.14%) VMware
12 7 (10.14%) Retail

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 9 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 5 (7.25%) nginx
4 2 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.90%) Intranet
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) OpenTSDB
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) gulp
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Grunt
3 2 (2.90%) NUnit
3 2 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.45%) Ant
4 1 (1.45%) Calabash
4 1 (1.45%) Capybara
4 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.45%) Geb
4 1 (1.45%) Gradle
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.45%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) Protractor
4 1 (1.45%) RSpec
4 1 (1.45%) Spock
General
1 69 (100.00%) Games
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Finance
4 3 (4.35%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Games Developer
3 9 (13.04%) UI Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Administrator
4 6 (8.70%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
4 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Systems Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.35%) CRM Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) CSS
3 15 (21.74%) Backbone.js
3 15 (21.74%) HTML5
4 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
4 14 (20.29%) CSS3
5 13 (18.84%) Sass
6 9 (13.04%) LESS
6 9 (13.04%) Node.js
7 8 (11.59%) Marionette.js
8 5 (7.25%) Web Services
9 4 (5.80%) Ember.js
9 4 (5.80%) Express
10 3 (4.35%) .NET
11 2 (2.90%) Flash
11 2 (2.90%) iOS SDK
11 2 (2.90%) Robotlegs
11 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.90%) Spring
11 2 (2.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) User Experience
2 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.80%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Animation
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.25%) Ubuntu
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 3 (4.35%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) CentOS
6 1 (1.45%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.29%) DevOps
3 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
4 11 (15.94%) Front End Development
5 9 (13.04%) Mobile First
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
6 8 (11.59%) Progressive Enhancement
7 6 (8.70%) TDD
8 5 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (7.25%) DNA
8 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.25%) Web Development
9 4 (5.80%) BDD
9 4 (5.80%) Web Accessibility
10 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.35%) CRM
10 3 (4.35%) Open Source
10 3 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.14%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Python
3 6 (8.70%) Ruby
4 4 (5.80%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (2.90%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.90%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) Groovy
7 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) GCED
2 1 (1.45%) GCFA
2 1 (1.45%) GIAC
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO27002
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.90%) Docker
3 2 (2.90%) KVM
3 2 (2.90%) NFS
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Squid
4 1 (1.45%) vCloud
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Puppet
2 6 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.25%) Ansible
3 5 (7.25%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.90%) Nagios
5 1 (1.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.45%) Packer
5 1 (1.45%) Riemann
5 1 (1.45%) vRealize
5 1 (1.45%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.14%) VMware
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco
3 4 (5.80%) F5
4 2 (2.90%) HP
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) NetApp
4 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.45%) EMC
5 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £510 per day Dependant on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 12 days ago