The first 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 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
Augmented Reality
Rank 566 542 573
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +31
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 6 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.047% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.045% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate - £363 £400
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-54.11% +21.42%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13379 13567 14181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.21% 26.68% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8127 8189 8128
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 612 750
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -3.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%

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 22 July 2014.

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 15 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 22 July 2014. 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 -25 6 £300 -25.00% 8
London +5 5 £300 -25.00% 5
City of London - 3 £425 - 1
North East - - - -
South East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Staines - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Northumberland - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Android
2 8 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 7 (50.00%) iPhone
3 7 (50.00%) iPad
4 6 (42.86%) Xcode
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) iOS SDK
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Facebook
7 3 (21.43%) Twitter
7 3 (21.43%) Cocoa
7 3 (21.43%) Games
7 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (14.29%) Google
8 2 (14.29%) Marketing

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Xcode
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience Developer
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) iOS SDK
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Cocoa
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Ext JS
5 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) LAMP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) iPhone
1 7 (50.00%) iPad
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 8 (57.14%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Product Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience Design
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Facebook
1 3 (21.43%) Twitter
2 2 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
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