The table below looks at the statistics for Game Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Game Development over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Games Development
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Game Development 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-49.09% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Game Development
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
170 228 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.98% 78.35% 70.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 124 85
Median daily rate £400 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £750 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £135.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.88% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £47.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £135.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Game Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Game Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Game Development Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Game Development
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Game Development across the Liverpool region.

Game Development Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool