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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 543 528 504
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 26 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.087% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 9
Average daily rate
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£346 £281 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £272 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £331 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
Unity (Game Engine)
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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
12962 12714 11092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.17% 27.32% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 8056 7087
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 249 284
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 March 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 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +13 10 £350 +21.73% 7
South East -15 8 £343 +24.54% 4
South West - 3 £225 - 3
West Midlands - 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £350 - 4
North East - - - - 4
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 33 (68.75%) Games
2 30 (62.50%) C#
3 15 (31.25%) Android
4 14 (29.17%) Apple iOS
5 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.83%) 3D Graphics
6 10 (20.83%) C++
6 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
7 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.58%) .NET
8 7 (14.58%) Game Development
9 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
9 6 (12.50%) CSS
10 5 (10.42%) OpenGL
10 5 (10.42%) DirectX
10 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
10 5 (10.42%) Subversion
10 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
11 4 (8.33%) QA
11 4 (8.33%) WPF
11 4 (8.33%) Degree
11 4 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (8.33%) iOS SDK
11 4 (8.33%) Kinect
11 4 (8.33%) C
11 4 (8.33%) MySQL
11 4 (8.33%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) nginx
1 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.08%) S-PLUS
1 1 (2.08%) Maya
1 1 (2.08%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQLite
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.25%) Xcode
3 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.17%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (68.75%) Games
2 3 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Programmer
3 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.33%) C# Programmer
4 4 (8.33%) Graphics Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Games Developer
6 2 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Junior
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.08%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.42%) OpenGL
3 5 (10.42%) DirectX
4 4 (8.33%) WPF
4 4 (8.33%) iOS SDK
5 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) Middleware
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.17%) CSS3
6 2 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (2.08%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.08%) Unreal Engine
7 1 (2.08%) Corona SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) 3D Graphics
1 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (8.33%) Kinect
5 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.25%) Mobile Games
6 2 (4.17%) Animation
6 2 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.08%) iPad
7 1 (2.08%) Social Gaming
7 1 (2.08%) iPhone
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience
7 1 (2.08%) Physics
7 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Android
2 14 (29.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.58%) Game Development
3 4 (8.33%) MVC
3 4 (8.33%) Android Development
4 3 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 3 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (4.17%) MVVM
5 2 (4.17%) TDD
5 2 (4.17%) OOP
5 2 (4.17%) SOA
5 2 (4.17%) DevOps
5 2 (4.17%) Functional Programming
6 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.08%) People Management
6 1 (2.08%) CAD
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) OO
6 1 (2.08%) Information Management
6 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) C++
3 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) C
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.08%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) VCP4
3 1 (2.08%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe
1 2 (4.17%) Google
1 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.08%) Zend
2 1 (2.08%) Apple
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