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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Augmented Reality
England / London
Rank 386 413 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 14 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.072% 0.068% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £225 £375
% change year-on-year +100.00% -40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 6848 7610 7446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.18% 34.51% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4753 5409 5071
Median daily rate £500 £475 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 119 141
Median hourly rate £28.35 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.77% -0.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.91 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Augmented Reality
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Augmented Reality as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Augmented Reality in London

Augmented Reality
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
City of London - 2 £500 -
Augmented Reality
England

Augmented Reality
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (41.18%) C++
2 11 (32.35%) OpenGL
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 8 (23.53%) Android
5 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 7 (20.59%) iOS Development
6 7 (20.59%) C
6 7 (20.59%) Windows
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
6 7 (20.59%) Games
6 7 (20.59%) Blockchain
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
7 6 (17.65%) Mobile Development
7 6 (17.65%) Node.js
8 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
8 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (14.71%) Kubernetes
8 5 (14.71%) Internet of Things
8 5 (14.71%) Android Development
8 5 (14.71%) Ansible
8 5 (14.71%) Docker
8 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (14.71%) C#
8 5 (14.71%) Internet
9 4 (11.76%) Process Management
9 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.76%) Finance

Augmented Reality
Top Related 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 (2.94%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) 3ds Max
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.94%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 4 (11.76%) Telepresence
2 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.82%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Blockchain
2 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Android Studio
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.76%) Gradle
1 4 (11.76%) Xcode
2 3 (8.82%) CocoaPods
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (20.59%) Games
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Graduate
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Augmented Reality Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead iOS Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Unity 3D Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Android Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Android Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Head of Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) iOS Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) OpenGL
2 10 (29.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (17.65%) Node.js
4 4 (11.76%) Android SDK
4 4 (11.76%) iOS SDK
4 4 (11.76%) JNI
4 4 (11.76%) Web Services
5 3 (8.82%) OpenCL
5 3 (8.82%) OpenCV
5 3 (8.82%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) Android NDK
6 2 (5.88%) CGI
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) Renderscript
6 2 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) DirectX
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Internet of Things
2 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) HTC Vive
2 4 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.82%) Oculus Rift
4 2 (5.88%) Animation
4 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.88%) iPhone
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.88%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (5.88%) Streaming Media
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Android
1 8 (23.53%) Apple iOS
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) CoreOS
4 3 (8.82%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
3 7 (20.59%) iOS Development
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Mobile Development
5 5 (14.71%) Android Development
6 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) High Availability
6 4 (11.76%) Process Management
6 4 (11.76%) Time Management
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Build Automation
7 3 (8.82%) Computer Vision
7 3 (8.82%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Open Source
7 3 (8.82%) Prototyping
7 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C++
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) C
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) GLSL
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.94%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Ansible
1 5 (14.71%) Kubernetes
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco