The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Online Games in IT contracts advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Online Games over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Gaming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Online Games 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Online Games
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 38.10% 25.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £500 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +132.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%