The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iGaming in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iGaming over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iGaming
Rank - 597 570
Contract jobs citing iGaming 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the General category - 0.014% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £450 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +127.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
22901 21187 21967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.12% 38.75% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14685 13107 13431
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 553 636
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.98 £43.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

iGaming
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iGaming within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iGaming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iGaming.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Raphaël
2 5 (83.33%) Games
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
3 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Memcached
3 1 (16.67%) Varnish
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) nginx

iGaming
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iGaming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iGaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front-End Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Backbone.js
2 5 (83.33%) Raphaël
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Integration
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Varnish