Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iGaming in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iGaming over the 6 months to 23 January 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.

iGaming
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 865 848 864
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing iGaming 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the General category 0.008% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median daily rate £425 £471 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.81% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £471 -
% change year-on-year -12.47% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38,981 35,027 42,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.76% 36.44% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,815 23,207 26,925
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £278 £263 £263
90th Percentile £669 £638 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 874 898 1,163
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +21.76%
10th Percentile £12.27 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.08 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.96 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.82% -9.09% +5.77%

iGaming
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iGaming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iGaming in the UK

iGaming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iGaming in the UK

iGaming
Top 5 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 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 3 £425 -9.81% 5
North of England +47 2 £413 -12.47% 1
UK excluding London +9 2 £413 -12.47% 1
Yorkshire +9 2 £413 -12.47%
London -34 1 £440 - 4

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iGaming 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 with a requirement for iGaming.

1 3 (100.00%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games

iGaming
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR