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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Augmented Reality
Rank 594 610 573
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 32 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.004% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.012% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 12
Average daily rate £450 £344 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £339 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £349 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - -

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
16596 16129 15942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.26% 31.14% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10700 10027 9635
Average daily rate £425 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 688 665
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 17 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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +26 31 £450 +30.90% 12
London +31 26 £450 +30.90% 5
Reading - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £350 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (34.48%) Telecoms
1 20 (34.48%) Digital Media
2 19 (32.76%) C++
3 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.31%) Big Data
4 16 (27.59%) Java
5 15 (25.86%) HTML
5 15 (25.86%) Python
5 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) Mobile App
6 14 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (24.14%) Data Analysis
7 13 (22.41%) Internet
7 13 (22.41%) Internet of Things
8 12 (20.69%) Vagrant
8 12 (20.69%) Docker
8 12 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (20.69%) CloudFront
9 10 (17.24%) R
9 10 (17.24%) Android
9 10 (17.24%) User Experience
9 10 (17.24%) CSS
9 10 (17.24%) C
9 10 (17.24%) Erlang
10 9 (15.52%) TDD
10 9 (15.52%) iOS Development
10 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
11 8 (13.79%) 3D Animation
11 8 (13.79%) Android Development

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (13.79%) Moodle
2 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (20.69%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) Big Data
2 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) Redis
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Vagrant
2 8 (13.79%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 20 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Architect
2 13 (22.41%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Digital Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Technologist
5 7 (12.07%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) iOS Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Android Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.90%) Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.17%) iOS Android Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Technology Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Unity 3D Developer
10 2 (3.45%) 3D Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Designer
10 2 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) HTML
2 10 (17.24%) CSS
3 7 (12.07%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.62%) HTML5
4 5 (8.62%) jQuery
4 5 (8.62%) JSON
4 5 (8.62%) Sass
5 3 (5.17%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.45%) iOS SDK
6 2 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (1.72%) .NET
7 1 (1.72%) Ajax
7 1 (1.72%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.72%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (1.72%) Google Maps API
7 1 (1.72%) Kafka
7 1 (1.72%) RESTful
7 1 (1.72%) UIKit
7 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Digital Media
2 15 (25.86%) Mobile App
3 13 (22.41%) Internet of Things
4 10 (17.24%) User Experience
5 8 (13.79%) e-Learning
6 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (10.34%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (8.62%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (5.17%) GPGPU
8 3 (5.17%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.45%) iPad
9 2 (3.45%) iPhone
10 1 (1.72%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (1.72%) Social Gaming
10 1 (1.72%) Social Media
10 1 (1.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Android
2 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Data Analysis
3 9 (15.52%) iOS Development
3 9 (15.52%) TDD
4 8 (13.79%) 3D Animation
4 8 (13.79%) Android Development
4 8 (13.79%) Scrum
5 7 (12.07%) Open Source
5 7 (12.07%) SDLC
6 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.62%) Coaching
7 5 (8.62%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.62%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Development
9 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.17%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) C++
2 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 15 (25.86%) Python
5 10 (17.24%) C
5 10 (17.24%) Erlang
5 10 (17.24%) R
6 5 (8.62%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.90%) Apple Swift
7 4 (6.90%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Adobe
2 3 (5.17%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) Dell
3 1 (1.72%) Facebook
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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