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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iGaming
Rank 620 650 633
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs citing iGaming 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the General category 0.006% 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 - -
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
17814 21313 21698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.94% 38.81% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11800 13485 13890
Median daily rate £450 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 572 507
Median hourly rate £22.84 £27.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.20% +21.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.64 £48.23 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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 11 December 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 +25 1 £575 - 2
Leeds - 1 £575 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £575 -
Yorkshire - 1 £575 -

iGaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Informix
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) RIA
4 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) AMQP
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability

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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) AMQP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Informix
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Migration Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft