Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Gaming
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 38 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - -
Contract jobs citing Games 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.59% 1.61% -
As % of the General category 3.95% 2.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 228 194 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 65.71% 78.23% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 148 150
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% -9.32%
10th Percentile £363 £281 £313
90th Percentile £630 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £17.60 £12.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -41.46% +9.33%
10th Percentile £15.00 £9.60 £13.50
90th Percentile £33.03 £14.40 £29.10
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £12.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +55.83% -41.46% +9.33%

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Canary Wharf

Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Games in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Games in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) R
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Data Science
2 8 (88.89%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 6 (66.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 6 (66.67%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Fintech
4 6 (66.67%) Disruptive Innovation
4 6 (66.67%) Big Data
4 6 (66.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (66.67%) Kafka
4 6 (66.67%) Play Framework
4 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (66.67%) Mathematical Modelling
4 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (66.67%) Data Mining
4 6 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (66.67%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Mathematics

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (66.67%) Apache Solr
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 5 (55.56%) Confluence
2 5 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
1 6 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (55.56%) Data Lake
2 5 (55.56%) HBase
2 5 (55.56%) Parquet
2 5 (55.56%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) Blockchain
3 1 (11.11%) Impala
3 1 (11.11%) MarkLogic
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) FishEye
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum Master
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Kafka
1 6 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) React
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) TensorFlow
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) Lucene
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (66.67%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Data Science
2 8 (88.89%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (66.67%) Disruptive Innovation
4 6 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (66.67%) Exploratory Data Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Machine Learning
4 6 (66.67%) Mathematical Modelling
4 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (66.67%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (66.67%) Visualisation
5 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (55.56%) ETL Development
5 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (44.44%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) R
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Scala
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (55.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Atlassian
1 5 (55.56%) Hortonworks
1 5 (55.56%) Tableau
2 2 (22.22%) Alteryx
2 2 (22.22%) Databricks