The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Social Gaming 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate - £440 £200
% change year-on-year
- +120.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
225 276 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.48% 29.55% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 121 130
Average daily rate £388 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 12
Average hourly rate £16.84 £30.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.86% +60.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.24 £16.14 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £35.00 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%