The table below looks at the statistics for Unity (Game Engine) skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 113 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.049% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.63 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+97.97% -17.77%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
640 502 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.68% 24.68% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 303 319
Average daily rate £370 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 17
Average hourly rate £29.75 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.95% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £24.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

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

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

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

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

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Unity (Game Engine)
England

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (20.00%) Game Development
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) S-PLUS

Unity (Game Engine)
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) S-PLUS
1 1 (20.00%) Blender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Game Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Google