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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 572 540 556
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 17 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.074% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.26% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £207 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £468 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £258
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +26.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.75 -
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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
15141 14259 14334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.49% 28.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10442 9185 9380
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 249
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
North West -28 7 £300 -
London +15 6 £413 +37.50% 5
South West -9 3 £350 -
West Midlands 0 1 £180 - 4
Unity (Game Engine)
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Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (76.32%) Games
2 20 (52.63%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) C++
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) OOP
6 6 (15.79%) User Experience
7 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
7 5 (13.16%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
7 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
8 4 (10.53%) Android
8 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
8 4 (10.53%) CSS
8 4 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) .NET
8 4 (10.53%) OpenGL
8 4 (10.53%) HTML5
8 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
9 3 (7.89%) Android Development
9 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) MySQL
9 3 (7.89%) SQL
9 3 (7.89%) ActionScript
9 3 (7.89%) Java
9 3 (7.89%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (76.32%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Interactive Media
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Programmer
3 8 (21.05%) Games Programmer
4 4 (10.53%) Games Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Games Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Games Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.63%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (10.53%) HTML5
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) OpenGL
4 2 (5.26%) LINQ
4 2 (5.26%) WebGL
4 2 (5.26%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (5.26%) Flash
4 2 (5.26%) Qt
4 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.26%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.63%) UIKit
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) WCF
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Animation
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Online Games
5 1 (2.63%) FMCG
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) OOP
3 5 (13.16%) TDD
3 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
4 4 (10.53%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (7.89%) Android Development
6 2 (5.26%) Coaching
6 2 (5.26%) OOD
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) BDD
6 2 (5.26%) Game Development
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) C#
2 11 (28.95%) C++
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) ActionScript
4 3 (7.89%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe
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