The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - - 4.55%
As % of the General category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £195
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £339 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +11.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £10.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -44.87%
Games
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Runcorn region.

General Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 28.57% 27.27% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £213 £450 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.77% +130.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Runcorn region citing Games as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Games Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn