The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 45 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Qt 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 1.59% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£270 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.16 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-34.89% -13.33%
Qt
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 126 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.14% 34.43% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 45 69
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 29
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Qt across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Qt
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Qt across the Cambridge region.

Qt Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Qt
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Qt across the Cambridge region.

Qt Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Qt
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Qt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Qt.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) OOD
2 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (33.33%) GoogleTest
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) STL
3 3 (33.33%) UML

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Qt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Qt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LabVIEW
1 3 (33.33%) GoogleTest
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
2 3 (33.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) STL
1 3 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OO
1 6 (66.67%) OOD
1 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
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