The table below looks at the statistics for Unity (Game Engine) skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 578 628 559
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -69
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 51 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.034% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 13
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £35.75
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14928 15111 14337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.17% 28.56% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10433 10396 9244
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 262 195
Median hourly rate £40.25 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Unity (Game Engine) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Unity (Game Engine) Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the England region.

Unity (Game Engine) Daily Rate Trend in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Unity (Game Engine) Daily Rate Histogram in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the England region.

Unity (Game Engine) Hourly Rate Trend in England

Unity (Game Engine)
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 34 £350 -15.15% 6
North West +12 5 £350 +16.66% 2
South West +9 5 £313 -10.71% 1
South East - 5 £350 - 3
East Midlands - 2 £360 - 5
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 55 (67.90%) C#
2 54 (66.67%) Games
3 38 (46.91%) C++
4 23 (28.40%) .NET
5 18 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 16 (19.75%) Game Development
7 15 (18.52%) Android
8 13 (16.05%) iOS Development
9 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
9 12 (14.81%) User Experience
9 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
9 12 (14.81%) Augmented Reality
10 11 (13.58%) Windows
10 11 (13.58%) Objective-C
11 10 (12.35%) OO
11 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (12.35%) Mathematics
11 10 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 9 (11.11%) Web Development
12 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 9 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.88%) Java
13 8 (9.88%) Digital Media
13 8 (9.88%) iPhone
13 8 (9.88%) gulp
14 7 (8.64%) Prototyping
14 7 (8.64%) Apple Swift

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) Moodle
2 2 (2.47%) nginx
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) WordPress
3 1 (1.23%) Kinematics
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.70%) SketchUp
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.47%) InVision
2 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.23%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.23%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) GitHub
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) Trello
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.47%) MySQL
2 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.88%) gulp
4 6 (7.41%) JIRA
5 4 (4.94%) Grunt
6 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.70%) Mocha
6 3 (3.70%) QUnit
7 2 (2.47%) git-flow
7 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.47%) Protractor
7 2 (2.47%) webpack
7 2 (2.47%) Xcode
8 1 (1.23%) Bower
General
1 54 (66.67%) Games
2 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.23%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (70.37%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) C# Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Unity 3D Developer
3 11 (13.58%) 3D Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Objective-C Developer
6 7 (8.64%) iOS Developer
7 6 (7.41%) C++ Developer
7 6 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Games Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Programmer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.70%) C# WPF Developer
10 3 (3.70%) C++ Programmer
10 3 (3.70%) Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.70%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) .NET
2 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.41%) OpenGL
3 6 (7.41%) WebGL
4 5 (6.17%) Sass
4 5 (6.17%) XML
5 4 (4.94%) Backbone.js
5 4 (4.94%) Ember.js
5 4 (4.94%) Flash
5 4 (4.94%) Meteor
5 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 4 (4.94%) Three.js
5 4 (4.94%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (4.94%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.70%) HTML
6 3 (3.70%) HTML5
6 3 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Augmented Reality
1 12 (14.81%) User Experience
2 10 (12.35%) Mathematics
3 9 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (9.88%) Digital Media
4 8 (9.88%) iPhone
5 6 (7.41%) GPGPU
6 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.94%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.94%) Kinect
8 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.70%) Oculus Rift
8 3 (3.70%) Social Gaming
9 2 (2.47%) 3D Printing
9 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.47%) Arduino
9 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.47%) Online Games
9 2 (2.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 15 (18.52%) Android
3 11 (13.58%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) Game Development
2 13 (16.05%) iOS Development
3 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.35%) OO
4 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.11%) Web Development
5 7 (8.64%) Prototyping
6 6 (7.41%) OOP
6 6 (7.41%) Parallel Computing
6 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.17%) Android Development
7 5 (6.17%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.94%) OOD
8 4 (4.94%) Rapid Prototyping
9 3 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (3.70%) MVVM
9 3 (3.70%) Scrum
9 3 (3.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) C#
2 38 (46.91%) C++
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.58%) Objective-C
5 8 (9.88%) Java
6 7 (8.64%) Apple Swift
7 6 (7.41%) ActionScript
7 6 (7.41%) PHP
8 5 (6.17%) Ruby
9 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.70%) C
10 3 (3.70%) XAML
11 2 (2.47%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (2.47%) Python
11 2 (2.47%) SQL
11 2 (2.47%) XPath
12 1 (1.23%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Adobe
3 1 (1.23%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.23%) Google
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
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