Period
to 24 September 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term HTC Vive in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HTC Vive over the 6 months to 24 September 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.

HTC Vive
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 875 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs citing HTC Vive 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.004% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.028% 0.011% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
UK median daily rate £288 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 -
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

HTC Vive 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32551 35561 36742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.44% 33.34% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21366 23347 23128
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 966 1192 1428
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £20.38 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +7.89% -3.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.51 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%

HTC Vive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HTC Vive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HTC Vive.

Contractor daily rate trend for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HTC Vive over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTC Vive.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HTC Vive in the UK

HTC Vive
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HTC Vive within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 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
England +30 9 £288 -4.17% 2
London - 8 £250 - 1
UK excluding London +41 1 £325 +8.33% 1
South West +8 1 £325 +8.33% 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTC Vive 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 HTC Vive.

1 8 (88.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Oculus Rift
3 4 (44.44%) Unreal Engine
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (22.22%) GitHub
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Animation
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) iPhone
5 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Online Games
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Maya
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) 3D Animation
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) Game Development
6 1 (11.11%) WebGL
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) CryEngine

HTC Vive
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Animator
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Games Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (44.44%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (11.11%) CryEngine
3 1 (11.11%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Oculus Rift
2 2 (22.22%) Animation
2 2 (22.22%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (22.22%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Online Games
3 1 (11.11%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Game Development
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA