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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
UK / England
Rank 511 584 567
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -17
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 56 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.057% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 12
Median daily rate £300 £275 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £355 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £253 £238 £346
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -31.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.92%

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
13130 13667 12787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.39% 28.65% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9166 9538 8565
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 240 171
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +50 35 £300 -20.00% 14
South East +28 8 £286 -11.92% 1
East Midlands +3 5 £200 -11.11%
East of England +2 3 £225 - 3
Yorkshire +18 2 £300 +33.33%
South West +9 1 - - 6
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 75 (68.81%) Games
2 70 (64.22%) C#
3 49 (44.95%) C++
4 23 (21.10%) .NET
4 23 (21.10%) Unreal Engine
5 19 (17.43%) Game Development
5 19 (17.43%) Objective-C
6 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.68%) Android
8 15 (13.76%) MVC
9 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.93%) JIRA
10 13 (11.93%) Java
10 13 (11.93%) Apple iOS
11 12 (11.01%) Augmented Reality
12 11 (10.09%) ActionScript
12 11 (10.09%) Animation
12 11 (10.09%) Cucumber
12 11 (10.09%) Confluence
13 10 (9.17%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (9.17%) TDD
13 10 (9.17%) 3ds Max
14 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
15 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (7.34%) iOS Development
15 8 (7.34%) Mobile Games
16 7 (6.42%) Back Office
16 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
16 7 (6.42%) HTML

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 11 (10.09%) Confluence
2 2 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Predix
3 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) 3ds Max
2 6 (5.50%) Photoshop
3 5 (4.59%) Maya
4 3 (2.75%) SketchUp
5 2 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.92%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.92%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.75%) GitHub
2 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.83%) Trello
3 1 (0.92%) Google Play
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) MySQL
2 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.83%) Redis
3 1 (0.92%) GIS
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.93%) JIRA
2 11 (10.09%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.67%) Xcode
5 3 (2.75%) Subversion
6 2 (1.83%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 75 (68.81%) Games
2 7 (6.42%) Back Office
3 5 (4.59%) Polish Language
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Publishing
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (65.14%) Developer
2 15 (13.76%) C# Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Games Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Programmer
3 12 (11.01%) Unity 3D Developer
4 10 (9.17%) 3D Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.59%) C++ Developer
6 5 (4.59%) Lead Developer
6 5 (4.59%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Animator
7 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.67%) C# Application Developer
7 4 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (3.67%) Quality Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Software Quality Engineer
8 3 (2.75%) 3D Animator
8 3 (2.75%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.10%) .NET
1 23 (21.10%) Unreal Engine
2 10 (9.17%) Unity DI Container
3 7 (6.42%) HTML
4 4 (3.67%) CGI
4 4 (3.67%) CSS
4 4 (3.67%) iOS SDK
4 4 (3.67%) JSON
4 4 (3.67%) OpenGL
5 3 (2.75%) cocos2d
5 3 (2.75%) CryEngine
5 3 (2.75%) V-Ray
6 2 (1.83%) Android SDK
6 2 (1.83%) Angular 2
6 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.83%) Leaflet
6 2 (1.83%) LESS
6 2 (1.83%) OpenLayers
6 2 (1.83%) Polymer
6 2 (1.83%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Augmented Reality
2 11 (10.09%) Animation
3 8 (7.34%) Mobile Games
4 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.42%) iPhone
4 7 (6.42%) Oculus Rift
4 7 (6.42%) User Experience
5 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.59%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (4.59%) FMCG
6 5 (4.59%) HoloLens
6 5 (4.59%) HTC Vive
7 4 (3.67%) Xbox
8 3 (2.75%) PlayStation
8 3 (2.75%) Social Gaming
9 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.83%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.83%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.83%) Online Games
9 2 (1.83%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.68%) Android
2 13 (11.93%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.59%) Windows
4 2 (1.83%) Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) Game Development
2 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.68%) Unit Testing
4 15 (13.76%) MVC
5 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
6 10 (9.17%) TDD
7 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.34%) iOS Development
8 7 (6.42%) BDD
8 7 (6.42%) Functional Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Integration Testing
9 6 (5.50%) Android Development
9 6 (5.50%) Mobile Development
10 5 (4.59%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (4.59%) Load Testing
10 5 (4.59%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.59%) Test Scripting
10 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
11 4 (3.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.22%) C#
2 49 (44.95%) C++
3 19 (17.43%) Objective-C
4 13 (11.93%) Java
5 11 (10.09%) ActionScript
6 7 (6.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.50%) C
8 4 (3.67%) Python
8 4 (3.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.83%) SQL
10 1 (0.92%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.92%) Lua
10 1 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.75%) Autodesk
1 3 (2.75%) Perforce
1 3 (2.75%) Xamarin
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe
2 2 (1.83%) Google
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.92%) Appcelerator
3 1 (0.92%) Apple
3 1 (0.92%) Facebook
3 1 (0.92%) Kony
3 1 (0.92%) Samsung
3 1 (0.92%) Sencha
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