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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gaming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.63 £13.94 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+162.78% -44.25%
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
0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - 13.33% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £382 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.82 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -24.77%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Games across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Games
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Sony
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Maya
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Sony
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce