Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 622 584 588
Rank change year-on-year -38 +4 +20
Contract jobs citing Augmented Reality 10 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.072% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.055% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 26
London median daily rate £350 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +22.58%
10th Percentile £305 £283 £263
90th Percentile £401 £550 £600
England median daily rate £356 £400 £475
% change year-on-year -10.94% -15.79% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
England 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18216 16395 17482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.03% 36.78% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13054 11620 12294
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £680 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 250 306
London median hourly rate £21.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.75% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

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
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 6 months to 20 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
West London - 2 £413 - 1
Augmented Reality
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Augmented Reality.

1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (20.00%) HTC Vive
3 2 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
3 2 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (20.00%) iPhone
3 2 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) GLSL
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) OpenCL
4 1 (10.00%) Renderscript
4 1 (10.00%) DirectCompute
4 1 (10.00%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience Researcher
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mac Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) CGI
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) DirectCompute
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JNI
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) Laravel
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) OpenCL
3 1 (10.00%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (10.00%) Renderscript
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) HTC Vive
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
2 2 (20.00%) Oculus Rift
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (10.00%) CUDA
3 1 (10.00%) GPGPU
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
2 2 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Behavioural Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (10.00%) GLSL
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Apple
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft