The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iGaming in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iGaming over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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.

iGaming
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 617 623
Rank change year-on-year +30 +6  
Contract jobs citing iGaming 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the General category 0.006% 0.017% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £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 - - -

iGaming is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16826 17997 19981
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 39.14% 36.42% 39.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11138 12227 13095
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 437 499
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

iGaming
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing iGaming as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for iGaming in England

iGaming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iGaming in England

iGaming
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iGaming within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
London - 1 £425 - 2
iGaming
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for iGaming.

1 5 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Online Games
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Material Design
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML

iGaming
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Games Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Material Design
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Online Games
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR