The table below looks at the statistics for Unity (Game Engine) skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 160 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.100% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £338 £331
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-21.21% -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
988 885 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.60% 22.74% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 550 442
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.09 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the North West region.

Unity (Game Engine) Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the North West region.

Unity (Game Engine) Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Unity (Game Engine)
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 6 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
(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
Cheshire - 4 £313 -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (37.50%) MVVM
4 3 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (25.00%) Game Development
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (37.50%) WPF Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Games Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Games Programmer
4 2 (25.00%) Programmer
4 2 (25.00%) Unity 3D Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) 3D Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
1 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (37.50%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
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