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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Augmented Reality
Rank 630 630 607
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 16 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% 0.045% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Median daily rate £500 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £413 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-28.20% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
17912 17629 17157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.26% 31.98% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11597 10995 10513
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 656 693
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Augmented Reality
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Augmented Reality as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Augmented Reality within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 16 £500 +21.21% 9
London -3 10 £500 +21.21% 3
East Midlands - 2 £425 -
East of England - 2 £338 - 3
Cambridge - 2 £338 -
Northampton - 2 £425 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £338 -
South East -7 1 £350 -28.20% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Oxford - 1 £350 -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Augmented Reality also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Augmented Reality.

1 19 (52.78%) C++
2 17 (47.22%) Digital Media
3 16 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 12 (33.33%) Java
5 11 (30.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 9 (25.00%) Docker
6 9 (25.00%) Vagrant
6 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (25.00%) CloudFront
6 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.00%) Python
6 9 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (22.22%) Android
7 8 (22.22%) Games
7 8 (22.22%) iOS Development
8 7 (19.44%) Objective-C
8 7 (19.44%) OpenGL
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
9 6 (16.67%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) Adobe
9 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 6 (16.67%) Android Development
9 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 6 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
9 6 (16.67%) GPGPU
9 6 (16.67%) Apple Swift
10 5 (13.89%) R
10 5 (13.89%) 3D Animation

Augmented Reality
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Moodle
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (25.00%) CloudFront
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) RTSP
1 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (13.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 8 (22.22%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Applications Developer
3 6 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Objective-C Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Android Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Technologist
5 4 (11.11%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Unity 3D Developer
7 1 (2.78%) 3D Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.78%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (2.78%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) OpenGL
3 6 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) JSON
4 3 (8.33%) Sass
5 2 (5.56%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) Flash
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) LESS
5 2 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) RESTful
6 1 (2.78%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (2.78%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Digital Media
2 6 (16.67%) GPGPU
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
3 5 (13.89%) User Experience
4 3 (8.33%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.78%) BBC
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) iPad
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) iOS Development
2 6 (16.67%) Android Development
2 6 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
3 5 (13.89%) 3D Animation
3 5 (13.89%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Content Management
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) Eye Tracking
7 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.78%) OO
7 1 (2.78%) OOD
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.78%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C++
2 12 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) Python
4 7 (19.44%) Objective-C
5 6 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 5 (13.89%) C
6 5 (13.89%) C#
6 5 (13.89%) Erlang
6 5 (13.89%) R
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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