The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unity (Game Engine, Unity3D)
Rank 117 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.043% 0.16% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.59% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-54.11% +54.54%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
574 507 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.51% 26.24% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 276 308
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £92.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Unity (Game Engine)
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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)
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (100.00%) Blender
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (100.00%) Blender
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
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