The table below looks at the statistics for Unreal Engine skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unreal Engine over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unreal Engine
Rank - 91 90
Contract jobs citing Unreal Engine 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.86% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £213 -
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Unreal Engine
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
371 347 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.31% 24.82% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 239 196
Average daily rate £400 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 24
Average hourly rate £60.62 £110.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.89% +478.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Unreal Engine
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unreal Engine across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Unreal Engine Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Unreal Engine
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unreal Engine across the Surrey region.

Unreal Engine Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Unreal Engine
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Unreal 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 Unreal Engine.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Cadence
1 2 (100.00%) Test-First Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Unreal Engine
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Unreal 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 Unreal Engine. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Games Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test-First Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cadence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft