Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Augmented Reality in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Augmented Reality over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Augmented Reality
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 814 832
Rank change year-on-year -35 +18 -15
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 13 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.042% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% 0.13% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 30 26
England median daily rate £356 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.94% -15.79% +35.71%
10th Percentile £306 £261 £263
90th Percentile £509 £550 £600
UK median daily rate £356 £400 £475
% change year-on-year -10.94% -15.79% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
England median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.71% +59.09% -43.59%
UK median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +105.71% +59.09% -43.59%

Augmented Reality is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32180 32386 34369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.94% 33.20% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21580 21357 22239
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1119 1351
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £20.63 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.62% +5.13% +8.33%

Augmented Reality
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Augmented Reality as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Augmented Reality in England

Augmented Reality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Augmented Reality in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Augmented Reality in England

Augmented Reality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Augmented Reality in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Augmented Reality in England

Augmented Reality
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Augmented Reality in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Augmented Reality in England

Augmented Reality
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 10 £350 -12.50% 7
South West -3 2 £600 +130.77% 3
South East +2 1 - - 5
Augmented Reality
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Augmented Reality.

1 6 (46.15%) Android
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (30.77%) User Experience
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) iPhone
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Oculus Rift
5 2 (15.38%) HTC Vive
5 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
5 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Research
5 2 (15.38%) Social Media
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming

Augmented Reality
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mac Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) CGI
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) DirectCompute
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JNI
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) Laravel
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) OpenCL
3 1 (7.69%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (7.69%) Renderscript
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) HTC Vive
3 2 (15.38%) iPhone
3 2 (15.38%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (15.38%) Social Media
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) CUDA
4 1 (7.69%) GPGPU
4 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
4 1 (7.69%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (7.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) B2B
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
2 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
2 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) Behavioural Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) CMMI
3 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.69%) GLSL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Apple
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft