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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 583 619 563
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -56
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 38 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.037% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 11
Median daily rate £363 £306 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £19.50
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
14811 14498 13775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.75% 28.04% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10460 9952 9010
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 200
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 25 £375 - 6
South West +8 5 £313 -10.71%
North West -3 4 - - 5
South East +17 3 £350 -
Unity (Game Engine)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 42 (63.64%) C#
2 40 (60.61%) Games
3 29 (43.94%) C++
4 19 (28.79%) .NET
5 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
6 13 (19.70%) Augmented Reality
7 11 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (15.15%) iOS Development
8 10 (15.15%) Android
8 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
9 9 (13.64%) ActionScript
9 9 (13.64%) Web Development
9 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
9 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (13.64%) Game Development
9 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.12%) gulp
10 8 (12.12%) Windows
11 7 (10.61%) OOP
11 7 (10.61%) OO
11 7 (10.61%) Flash
11 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
11 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.61%) Apple Swift
12 6 (9.09%) WebGL
12 6 (9.09%) Digital Media
12 6 (9.09%) Parallel Computing

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 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) Moodle
2 2 (3.03%) nginx
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) WordPress
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Kinematics
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.03%) InVision
2 2 (3.03%) SketchUp
3 1 (1.52%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.52%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.03%) Heroku
2 2 (3.03%) Trello
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.12%) gulp
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.06%) Grunt
6 3 (4.55%) Mocha
6 3 (4.55%) QUnit
7 2 (3.03%) git-flow
7 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.03%) Protractor
7 2 (3.03%) webpack
7 2 (3.03%) Xcode
8 1 (1.52%) Bower
General
1 40 (60.61%) Games
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (75.76%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Applications Developer
4 8 (12.12%) 3D Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Objective-C Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Unity 3D Developer
5 7 (10.61%) iOS Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Games Developer
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.55%) WPF Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C++ Games Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Creative Technologist
9 2 (3.03%) Digital Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.61%) Flash
4 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.09%) OpenGL
4 6 (9.09%) WebGL
4 6 (9.09%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) Sass
6 4 (6.06%) Backbone.js
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) Ember.js
6 4 (6.06%) Meteor
6 4 (6.06%) Node.js
6 4 (6.06%) Three.js
6 4 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (6.06%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (6.06%) WPF
7 3 (4.55%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Augmented Reality
2 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 6 (9.09%) GPGPU
4 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.06%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.06%) User Experience
6 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (4.55%) Online Games
6 3 (4.55%) Social Gaming
7 2 (3.03%) 3D Printing
7 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.03%) Arduino
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.03%) iPhone
7 2 (3.03%) Kinect
7 2 (3.03%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
2 10 (15.15%) Android
3 8 (12.12%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) iOS Development
2 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.64%) Game Development
2 9 (13.64%) Web Development
3 7 (10.61%) OO
3 7 (10.61%) OOP
3 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
4 6 (9.09%) Parallel Computing
5 5 (7.58%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
6 4 (6.06%) Prototyping
6 4 (6.06%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (6.06%) Use Case
7 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.55%) MVVM
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 3 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) C#
2 29 (43.94%) C++
3 11 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.64%) ActionScript
6 7 (10.61%) Apple Swift
7 6 (9.09%) Ruby
8 5 (7.58%) Java
9 4 (6.06%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (6.06%) PHP
9 4 (6.06%) TypeScript
10 3 (4.55%) C
11 2 (3.03%) Python
11 2 (3.03%) SQL
11 2 (3.03%) XPath
12 1 (1.52%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe
3 1 (1.52%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) SAP