The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 145 -
Contract jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.033% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £300
% change year-on-year - -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -7.69% -21.21%  

Unity (Game Engine) is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 511 774 545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.59% 25.75% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 2029 1461
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £506 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 62
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £38.75 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Unity (Game Engine) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the West Midlands

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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the West Midlands

Unity (Game Engine)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the West Midlands