The table below looks at the statistics for Unity (Game Engine) skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 605 625 564
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -61
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 38 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.037% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 13
Median daily rate £375 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £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

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15657 15670 14656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.93% 27.52% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10952 10538 9499
Median daily rate £415 £397 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% +5.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
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 199 220 208
Median hourly rate £38.75 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £16.51 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Unity (Game Engine)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Daily Rate Trend

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

Unity (Game Engine) Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Unity (Game Engine) Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Unity (Game Engine) Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +2 35 £375 +13.20% 26
London +17 22 £375 -6.25% 11
South West +5 6 £325 -7.14%
Bristol - 5 £313 -
North West -7 4 - - 2
Warrington - 4 - -
Cheshire - 4 - -
Scotland - 3 £275 - 1
South East -2 2 £350 - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 -
Dundee - 2 - -
City of London +46 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £350 -
Oxford - 1 £350 -
Bath - 1 £350 -
Glasgow - 1 £275 -

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 40 (58.82%) Games
3 30 (44.12%) C++
4 19 (27.94%) Apple iOS
5 18 (26.47%) .NET
6 13 (19.12%) Android
7 12 (17.65%) Augmented Reality
7 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
9 10 (14.71%) Objective-C
10 9 (13.24%) ActionScript
10 9 (13.24%) Web Development
11 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.76%) Java
11 8 (11.76%) Windows
11 8 (11.76%) OO
11 8 (11.76%) iOS Development
11 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
11 8 (11.76%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
12 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (10.29%) Game Development
12 7 (10.29%) gulp
12 7 (10.29%) Oculus Rift
12 7 (10.29%) Flash
12 7 (10.29%) OOP
12 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
12 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
13 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.82%) QA

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) Moodle
2 2 (2.94%) nginx
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) WordPress
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (1.47%) Kinematics
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.47%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.47%) InVision
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.47%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) gulp
2 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.88%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Grunt
4 3 (4.41%) Mocha
4 3 (4.41%) QUnit
5 1 (1.47%) Bower
5 1 (1.47%) git-flow
5 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.47%) Protractor
5 1 (1.47%) webpack
5 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 40 (58.82%) Games
2 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Finance
5 1 (1.47%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 12 (17.65%) 3D Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Unity 3D Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Applications Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Objective-C Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Games Developer
6 6 (8.82%) iOS Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.35%) C++/C# Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Programmer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.41%) C# WPF Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Games Programmer
9 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) WPF Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C++ Games Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.29%) Flash
4 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.82%) HTML
4 6 (8.82%) HTML5
4 6 (8.82%) OpenGL
4 6 (8.82%) XML
5 5 (7.35%) WebGL
6 4 (5.88%) CSS
6 4 (5.88%) Ember.js
6 4 (5.88%) Sass
6 4 (5.88%) Three.js
6 4 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (5.88%) WPF
7 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.41%) CSS3
7 3 (4.41%) Meteor
7 3 (4.41%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Augmented Reality
2 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
3 7 (10.29%) Oculus Rift
4 6 (8.82%) GPGPU
5 4 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (5.88%) User Experience
5 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.41%) Social Gaming
6 3 (4.41%) Social Media
7 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.94%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile Games
7 2 (2.94%) Online Games
7 2 (2.94%) SCORM
8 1 (1.47%) iPhone
8 1 (1.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Apple iOS
2 13 (19.12%) Android
3 8 (11.76%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Web Development
2 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.76%) iOS Development
2 8 (11.76%) OO
3 7 (10.29%) Game Development
3 7 (10.29%) OOP
3 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.82%) Parallel Computing
5 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (5.88%) Prototyping
6 4 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (5.88%) Use Case
7 3 (4.41%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.41%) MVVM
7 3 (4.41%) Scrum
7 3 (4.41%) Workflow
8 2 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 30 (44.12%) C++
3 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.71%) Objective-C
5 9 (13.24%) ActionScript
6 8 (11.76%) Java
7 6 (8.82%) Apple Swift
8 5 (7.35%) Ruby
9 4 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (5.88%) PHP
9 4 (5.88%) TypeScript
10 3 (4.41%) C
11 2 (2.94%) SQL
11 2 (2.94%) XPath
12 1 (1.47%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.47%) Python
12 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Adobe
3 1 (1.47%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.47%) Facebook
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago