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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Augmented Reality
Rank 607 556 569
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +13
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 8 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.045% 0.079% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 16
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£319 £263 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -38.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £125 £450
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -72.22%
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
17686 16532 16863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.79% 31.59% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11072 10326 9887
Average daily rate £413 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 726 669 833
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

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 October 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 16 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 October 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 -33 8 £319 +21.42% 3
London +11 3 £400 +8.10% 2
City of London +18 1 £400 -
South East -13 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
3 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
4 7 (50.00%) Android
5 6 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 5 (35.71%) iOS SDK
6 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 5 (35.71%) Games
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) User Experience
7 4 (28.57%) Android Development
8 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) C++
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Subversion
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
8 3 (21.43%) Xcode
8 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 3 (21.43%) HTML5
9 2 (14.29%) Game Development

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Blender
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Xcode
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) iOS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Games Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (35.71%) iOS SDK
2 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (7.14%) cocos2d
5 1 (7.14%) UIKit
5 1 (7.14%) OpenCV
5 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
5 1 (7.14%) Google Maps API
5 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 4 (28.57%) Android Development
3 3 (21.43%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Game Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.14%) 3D Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Objective-C
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Facebook
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Zend
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