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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 594 586 575
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 28 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.062% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 3
Average daily rate £311 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £338 £331
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.25 £41.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-21.21% -
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
14309 14016 13466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.92% 27.22% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9214 8962
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 184 189
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 17 £338 -1.81% 8
North West -7 4 £313 - 3
South West +8 3 £350 - 3
East Midlands +7 2 £225 -35.71%
West Midlands -11 2 £225 - 3
Yorkshire +1 1 £225 - 3
South East -20 1 - - 2
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 39 (70.91%) Games
2 38 (69.09%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) C++
4 17 (30.91%) .NET
5 12 (21.82%) Android
5 12 (21.82%) Apple iOS
6 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (18.18%) HTML
7 10 (18.18%) iOS Development
8 9 (16.36%) Java
9 8 (14.55%) ActionScript
9 8 (14.55%) Flash
9 8 (14.55%) Objective-C
9 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.55%) QA
9 8 (14.55%) Android Development
10 7 (12.73%) HTML5
10 7 (12.73%) OOP
10 7 (12.73%) OO
11 6 (10.91%) CSS
11 6 (10.91%) Ruby
11 6 (10.91%) Marketing
11 6 (10.91%) Web Development
11 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.91%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
11 6 (10.91%) Game Development
12 5 (9.09%) Social Media
12 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 5 (9.09%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (5.45%) CMS
1 3 (5.45%) Facebook Platform
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.64%) concrete5
2 2 (3.64%) Drupal
2 2 (3.64%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (3.64%) Joomla!
2 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.64%) WordPress
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) 3ds Max
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.64%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.64%) GIMP
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.09%) JIRA
3 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.64%) Grunt
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Xcode
6 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.82%) Bower
6 1 (1.82%) gulp
6 1 (1.82%) Mocha
6 1 (1.82%) QUnit
General
1 39 (70.91%) Games
2 6 (10.91%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (87.27%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Games Developer
2 15 (27.27%) Unity 3D Developer
3 14 (25.45%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.64%) 3D Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.27%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (7.27%) iOS Developer
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Programmer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Facebook Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Games Programmer
7 3 (5.45%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.45%) WPF Developer
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) HTML
3 8 (14.55%) Flash
4 7 (12.73%) HTML5
5 6 (10.91%) CSS
6 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.27%) CSS3
7 4 (7.27%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (7.27%) WPF
8 3 (5.45%) Ember.js
8 3 (5.45%) OpenGL
8 3 (5.45%) Robotlegs
8 3 (5.45%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.64%) D3.js
9 2 (3.64%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (3.64%) Laravel
9 2 (3.64%) PhoneGap
9 2 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Augmented Reality
2 5 (9.09%) Social Media
3 4 (7.27%) iPad
3 4 (7.27%) iPhone
4 3 (5.45%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.45%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (5.45%) Social Gaming
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.64%) GPGPU
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile Games
5 2 (3.64%) Online Games
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Animation
6 1 (1.82%) Apple TV
6 1 (1.82%) Blog
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Android
1 12 (21.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 8 (14.55%) Android Development
2 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.73%) OO
3 7 (12.73%) OOP
4 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.91%) Game Development
4 6 (10.91%) Web Development
5 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.27%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (7.27%) Use Case
7 3 (5.45%) 3D Modelling
7 3 (5.45%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (5.45%) MVVM
7 3 (5.45%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (5.45%) SEO
7 3 (5.45%) Social Media Marketing
8 2 (3.64%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) C#
2 19 (34.55%) C++
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.36%) Java
5 8 (14.55%) ActionScript
5 8 (14.55%) Objective-C
6 6 (10.91%) Ruby
7 4 (7.27%) Apple Swift
8 3 (5.45%) C
8 3 (5.45%) SQL
9 2 (3.64%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.64%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) Python
9 2 (3.64%) VB
10 1 (1.82%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Facebook
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) Apple
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.64%) Zend
3 1 (1.82%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
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