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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 566 534 529
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 19 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.045% 0.025%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.16% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £279 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -14.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £249 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £310 £200
% change year-on-year
-6.85% +55.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.27%
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
13562 13160 12847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.92% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9437 8578 8195
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 275 344
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +11 7 £238 -17.39% 5
South West - 4 £288 - 2
West Midlands -5 3 - -
South East -19 2 - -
East of England -12 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £313 -
North West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 31 (67.39%) Games
2 24 (52.17%) C#
3 18 (39.13%) Android
3 18 (39.13%) Apple iOS
4 12 (26.09%) C++
4 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
5 11 (23.91%) Game Development
5 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
6 9 (19.57%) SQL
7 8 (17.39%) XML
7 8 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
7 8 (17.39%) Google
7 8 (17.39%) JSON
7 8 (17.39%) Unity DI Container
8 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.22%) REST
8 7 (15.22%) Facebook
9 6 (13.04%) HTML
9 6 (13.04%) CSS
9 6 (13.04%) Windows
9 6 (13.04%) Internet
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) Subversion
9 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 6 (13.04%) OAuth
9 6 (13.04%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (13.04%) Twitter
9 6 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (10.87%) C

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (4.35%) Kinematics
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) Maya
3 1 (2.17%) 3ds Max
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.17%) Blender
3 1 (2.17%) ZBrush
3 1 (2.17%) Mudbox
3 1 (2.17%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 5 (10.87%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQLite
1 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.52%) Xcode
3 2 (4.35%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.35%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (67.39%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Back Office
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Programmer
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Graphics Programmer
4 5 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Games Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.35%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Designer
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) 3D Software Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.17%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Junior
7 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) XML
1 8 (17.39%) JSON
1 8 (17.39%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (15.22%) REST
3 6 (13.04%) OAuth
3 6 (13.04%) HTML
3 6 (13.04%) CSS
4 5 (10.87%) OpenGL
4 5 (10.87%) DirectX
4 5 (10.87%) iOS SDK
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
6 3 (6.52%) WPF
6 3 (6.52%) Web Services
7 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) WinForms
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) Android SDK
7 2 (4.35%) CSS3
8 1 (2.17%) Laravel
8 1 (2.17%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.91%) Mobile App
3 8 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.04%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (6.52%) Physics
6 2 (4.35%) Animation
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Games
6 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.35%) Hedge funds
6 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.35%) Kinect
6 2 (4.35%) Xbox
7 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Social Gaming
7 1 (2.17%) iPad
7 1 (2.17%) iPhone
7 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Android
1 18 (39.13%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Game Development
2 6 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) TDD
3 5 (10.87%) SOA
3 5 (10.87%) Use Case
3 5 (10.87%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (6.52%) Android Development
4 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.35%) Linear Algebra
5 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (4.35%) OOP
5 2 (4.35%) MVC
6 1 (2.17%) Workflow
6 1 (2.17%) Web Design
6 1 (2.17%) Information Management
6 1 (2.17%) OO
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C#
2 12 (26.09%) C++
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 3 (6.52%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.17%) Lua
7 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Google
2 7 (15.22%) Facebook
3 6 (13.04%) Twitter
4 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.35%) DevExpress
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Zend
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