The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Gambling in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Gambling over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Gambling
Rank 587 562 556
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Contract jobs citing Online Gambling 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.030% 0.050% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
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£463 £330 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.15% -24.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £246 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £414 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16471 15885 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.37% 31.03% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10634 9829 8499
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 681 815
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Online Gambling
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Online Gambling within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Online Gambling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Online Gambling
Daily Rate Trend

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

Online Gambling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Online Gambling
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Online Gambling within the UK.

Online Gambling Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Online Gambling
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Online Gambling within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 5 £463 +40.15% 2
London +12 4 £463 +40.15% 2
City of London +6 2 £481 +10.63%
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Watford - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
Brighton - - - -

Online Gambling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Online Gambling 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 Online Gambling.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Games
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) SQL

Online Gambling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Online Gambling 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 Online Gambling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (12.50%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft