The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qt
Rank 119 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Qt 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.55% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £319 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £315 £450
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.66 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+44.61% -30.85%
Qt
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
613 725 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.15% 28.86% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 426 383
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Qt
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Qt Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Qt
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Qt Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Qt
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +9 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Qt
England

Qt
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 7 (50.00%) QML
3 6 (42.86%) Mechatronics
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Unreal Engine
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) Games
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
6 2 (14.29%) SciPy
6 2 (14.29%) NumPy
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Physics
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Skype

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (35.71%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) QML
2 5 (35.71%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (14.29%) NumPy
3 2 (14.29%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mechatronics
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
1 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) SQL