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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Augmented Reality
Rank 596 558 529
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -29
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 3 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.023% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.019% 0.075% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
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£375 £338 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
15988 16019 14133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.80% 30.86% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9780 9821 8497
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 635 727
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 27 March 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 10 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 27 March 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 -19 2 £338 - 7
South East -30 1 £425 +54.54%
Enfield - - - -
London - - - - 2
Northampton - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Maya
5 2 (20.00%) 3ds Max
5 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
5 2 (20.00%) Xcode
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maya
1 2 (20.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Xcode
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Flash Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Animator
3 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Flex Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) OpenCV
4 1 (10.00%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (10.00%) UIKit
4 1 (10.00%) Stage3D
4 1 (10.00%) Away3D
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Kinect
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Animation
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (10.00%) Game Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Lua
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
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