The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Augmented Reality in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Augmented Reality over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 417 424 428
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 5 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.046% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% 0.12% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Median daily rate £265 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £450 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £565 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £350 £488
% change year-on-year -21.42% -28.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7987 8107 8470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.47% 37.35% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8621 8426 8854
Median daily rate £520 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £663 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 178 200
Median hourly rate £21.40 £20.26 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.62% +1.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £11.25 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £52.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

Augmented Reality
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Augmented Reality in London

Augmented Reality
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Augmented Reality in London

Augmented Reality
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Augmented Reality in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Augmented Reality in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for Augmented Reality.

1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) OpenGL
5 5 (27.78%) Android
5 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 4 (22.22%) CGI
6 4 (22.22%) Games
6 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Electronics
7 3 (16.67%) Advertising
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) C
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) GLSL
7 3 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Tizen

Augmented Reality
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Android Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Android Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Augmented Reality Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) iOS Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (27.78%) OpenGL
3 4 (22.22%) CGI
4 3 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (5.56%) Android NDK
5 1 (5.56%) JNI
5 1 (5.56%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (5.56%) OpenCL
5 1 (5.56%) OpenCV
5 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Structures
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 4 (22.22%) Motion Graphics
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (16.67%) HTC Vive
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (5.56%) Animation
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Tizen
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (22.22%) OOP
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Vision
3 2 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Animation
4 1 (5.56%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
4 1 (5.56%) Microservices
4 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) GLSL
6 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Lua
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
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