The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iGaming in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iGaming 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
iGaming
Rank 637 633 623
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing iGaming 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the General category 0.020% 0.024% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19865 21185 20385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 39.09% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13213 13275 12879
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 536 567
Median hourly rate £22.84 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £10.44 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

iGaming
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing iGaming as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

iGaming Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iGaming
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iGaming within the UK.

iGaming Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iGaming
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iGaming within the UK 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
England -16 4 £425 - 1
Leeds - 4 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £425 -
Yorkshire - 4 £425 -

iGaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing iGaming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for iGaming.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Opsview
3 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

iGaming
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opsview
2 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Graphite
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow