The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Games 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +3.49%
Games
Worcestershire

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

General Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 21.28% 13.43% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 £19.93 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%