The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Augmented Reality in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Augmented Reality
Rank 417 418 404
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 8 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.021% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.095% 0.057% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.11%
Augmented Reality
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8441 8801 9418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.96% 37.42% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5888 5939 6359
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 165 205
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.04 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Augmented Reality
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Augmented Reality across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Augmented Reality Jobs Demand Trend in London

Augmented Reality
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Augmented Reality across the London region.

Augmented Reality Daily Rate Trend in London

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Augmented Reality 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 Augmented Reality.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) jMock
4 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Industrial Design
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Facebook

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Augmented Reality 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 Augmented Reality. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (12.50%) jMock
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Industrial Design
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter