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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 548 536 497
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 23 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.048% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £378 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £41.25 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 - £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 - £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - £32.50
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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
13269 13141 11309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.25% 27.63% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8968 8765 7296
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 172 333
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.33 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the England region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 12 £350 +16.66% 6
North West - 3 £300 -
South West 0 2 - - 3
South East -21 2 £225 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 2
North East - 1 £350 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 6
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UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Unity (Game Engine) 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 Unity (Game Engine).

1 35 (71.43%) Games
2 34 (69.39%) C#
3 13 (26.53%) C++
4 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.37%) Android
6 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
7 8 (16.33%) .NET
8 7 (14.29%) HTML
8 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
9 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
9 6 (12.24%) User Experience
9 6 (12.24%) MySQL
9 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.20%) TDD
10 5 (10.20%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (10.20%) CSS
10 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
10 5 (10.20%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (8.16%) Android Development
11 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
11 4 (8.16%) SQL
11 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
11 4 (8.16%) OO
11 4 (8.16%) OpenGL
11 4 (8.16%) Mobile Games
12 3 (6.12%) Degree
12 3 (6.12%) Animation
12 3 (6.12%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Unity (Game Engine) 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 Unity (Game Engine). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Multicast
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (71.43%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Publishing
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Interactive Media
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Programmer
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Games Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Games Programmer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Programmer
6 2 (4.08%) Graphics Programmer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (4.08%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Graduate Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Junior
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) HTML
2 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.20%) CSS
3 5 (10.20%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (8.16%) OpenGL
5 3 (6.12%) WPF
5 3 (6.12%) Qt
5 3 (6.12%) DirectX
5 3 (6.12%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (6.12%) HTML5
5 3 (6.12%) WebGL
5 3 (6.12%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (4.08%) CSS3
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.08%) iOS SDK
6 2 (4.08%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
1 6 (12.24%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile Games
4 3 (6.12%) Animation
4 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.12%) Kinect
5 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Online Games
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Android
1 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
2 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
3 5 (10.20%) TDD
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile Development
4 4 (8.16%) Android Development
4 4 (8.16%) OO
5 3 (6.12%) OOP
5 3 (6.12%) Game Development
5 3 (6.12%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Functional Programming
6 2 (4.08%) BDD
6 2 (4.08%) MVVM
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
6 2 (4.08%) Coaching
6 2 (4.08%) MVC
6 2 (4.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) C++
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Google
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