The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Augmented Reality in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Augmented Reality
Rank 606 594 551
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -43
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 3 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.018% 0.052% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
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£375 £319 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £415 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £413
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16880 17453 14684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.19% 31.04% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10375 10740 8775
Average daily rate £423 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 654 668 697
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.47%

Augmented Reality
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Augmented Reality Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Augmented Reality
Daily Rate Trend

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

Augmented Reality Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Augmented Reality
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Augmented Reality Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Augmented Reality
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK.

Augmented Reality Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Augmented Reality
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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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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
England -27 2 £338 +5.88% 13
South East -8 1 £425 +17.24% 2
Enfield - - - -
London - - - - 4
Northampton - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (25.00%) Maya
3 2 (25.00%) 3ds Max
3 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (12.50%) Lua
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe AIR
4 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maya
1 2 (25.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Flex Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Animator
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Flash Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) WebGL
2 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
2 1 (12.50%) PureMVC
2 1 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) Stage3D
2 1 (12.50%) Away3D
2 1 (12.50%) OpenCV
2 1 (12.50%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Kinect
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 1 (12.50%) Game Development
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Lua
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
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