The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Games in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Games over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Game
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Games 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £78 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
-76.51% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.50
Mobile Games
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
603 212 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.88% 32.42% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 108 70
Median daily rate £310 £336 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +20.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 16 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -5.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £30.50 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%