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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Augmented Reality
Rank 632 648 629
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 16 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.021% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.090% 0.063% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -43.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -43.58%

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
17780 19182 18392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.28% 33.01% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11998 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 644 816 800
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 September 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 8 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 September 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 +25 16 £400 -3.03% 7
London -6 12 £400 -3.03% 2
South East +17 2 - -
South West - 2 £260 -
Bristol - 2 £260 -
Berkshire +9 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 20 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 18 (56.25%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) iOS Development
3 14 (43.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 13 (40.63%) OpenGL
5 10 (31.25%) Android
6 9 (28.13%) Digital Media
6 9 (28.13%) Games
7 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (25.00%) Android Development
8 7 (21.88%) Mobile Development
8 7 (21.88%) Apple Swift
8 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
8 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
9 6 (18.75%) C#
9 6 (18.75%) Python
9 6 (18.75%) Xcode
9 6 (18.75%) GPGPU
9 6 (18.75%) Parallel Computing
10 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.50%) C
11 4 (12.50%) Java
11 4 (12.50%) JNI
11 4 (12.50%) Web Development
11 4 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
11 4 (12.50%) CocoaPods
11 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
11 4 (12.50%) Android Studio
11 4 (12.50%) Android SDK

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 2 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) 3ds Max
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.25%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Xcode
2 4 (12.50%) Android Studio
2 4 (12.50%) CocoaPods
2 4 (12.50%) Gradle
3 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (28.13%) Games
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 8 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Objective-C Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) 2D Animator
7 1 (3.13%) Animator
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 13 (40.63%) OpenGL
3 4 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 4 (12.50%) iOS SDK
3 4 (12.50%) JNI
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) LESS
4 2 (6.25%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.13%) Flash
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Digital Media
2 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
2 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
3 6 (18.75%) GPGPU
4 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 3 (9.38%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (9.38%) User Experience
6 2 (6.25%) iPhone
6 2 (6.25%) Social Media
7 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.13%) Animation
7 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
7 1 (3.13%) NHS
7 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.13%) Social Network
7 1 (3.13%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 10 (31.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) iOS Development
2 8 (25.00%) Android Development
3 7 (21.88%) Mobile Development
4 6 (18.75%) Parallel Computing
5 4 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) Prototyping
7 2 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) Content Management
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.13%) SDLC
8 1 (3.13%) Use Case
8 1 (3.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C++
2 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 7 (21.88%) Apple Swift
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) Python
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) C
6 4 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
8 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe
1 1 (3.13%) Apple
1 1 (3.13%) Google
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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