The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qt
Rank 532 542 517
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Contract jobs citing Qt 50 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.062% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £270 £240
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -
Qt
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14114 13723 12573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.70% 28.15% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9631 9045 8085
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 203 325
Average hourly rate £37.45 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in England

Qt
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Qt Daily Rate Trend in England

Qt
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qt across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Qt Daily Rate Histogram in England

Qt
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Qt Hourly Rate Trend in England

Qt
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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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
London -2 26 £500 +11.11% 10
East Midlands - 10 £463 -
South East -22 6 £319 - 16
East of England 0 5 £330 +22.22% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £310 - 1
South West +3 1 - - 2
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 91 (95.79%) C++
2 27 (28.42%) Linux
3 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.21%) Git (software)
4 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.11%) Python
6 20 (21.05%) HTML
7 19 (20.00%) C
7 19 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 19 (20.00%) User Experience
8 17 (17.89%) Finance
9 16 (16.84%) CSS
9 16 (16.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 15 (15.79%) OpenGL
11 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
11 14 (14.74%) QML
12 13 (13.68%) Blackberry
13 12 (12.63%) Windows
13 12 (12.63%) Django
14 11 (11.58%) Celery
14 11 (11.58%) TDD
14 11 (11.58%) SQL
15 10 (10.53%) Bluetooth
15 10 (10.53%) ZigBee
15 10 (10.53%) RESTful
16 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
17 8 (8.42%) HTML5
17 8 (8.42%) Mobile Development
18 7 (7.37%) GStreamer
18 7 (7.37%) OO

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.53%) Bluetooth
1 10 (10.53%) ZigBee
2 7 (7.37%) HTTP
3 2 (2.11%) DVB
4 1 (1.05%) SNMP
4 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.05%) LDAP
4 1 (1.05%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) SQLite
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (24.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.37%) Subversion
3 5 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
3 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.11%) GCC
6 1 (1.05%) Redmine
6 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.05%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.05%) Valgrind
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Games
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Law
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (69.47%) Developer
2 39 (41.05%) C++ Developer
3 15 (15.79%) Python Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Mobile Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Qt Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Django Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Python/Django Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Firmware Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior C++ Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Project Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Python Web Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.16%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) Automated Test Developer
11 3 (3.16%) C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) HTML
2 16 (16.84%) CSS
3 15 (15.79%) OpenGL
4 14 (14.74%) QML
5 12 (12.63%) Django
6 11 (11.58%) Celery
7 10 (10.53%) RESTful
8 8 (8.42%) HTML5
9 7 (7.37%) GStreamer
9 7 (7.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (6.32%) Middleware
11 3 (3.16%) WebGL
11 3 (3.16%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.16%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (3.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 3 (3.16%) Qt Quick
11 3 (3.16%) Ionic Framework
12 2 (2.11%) OpenGL ES
12 2 (2.11%) Akka
12 2 (2.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 19 (20.00%) User Experience
2 13 (13.68%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.37%) STB
4 6 (6.32%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.16%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.11%) IPTV
6 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.11%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.11%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.05%) DTV
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.05%) iPhone
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) CUDA
7 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.42%) Linux
2 12 (12.63%) Windows
3 9 (9.47%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.37%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (7.37%) Android
5 4 (4.21%) UNIX
6 3 (3.16%) Nucleus RTOS
6 3 (3.16%) ThreadX
7 2 (2.11%) pSOS
7 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.05%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.05%) Solaris
8 1 (1.05%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.84%) Mobile Application Development
3 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
4 11 (11.58%) TDD
5 8 (8.42%) Mobile Development
6 7 (7.37%) OO
7 6 (6.32%) OOD
7 6 (6.32%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.26%) Scrum
8 5 (5.26%) Project Planning
9 4 (4.21%) UML
9 4 (4.21%) Android Development
9 4 (4.21%) Open Source
10 3 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.16%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.16%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.16%) MVC
10 3 (3.16%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.11%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 91 (95.79%) C++
2 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.11%) Python
4 19 (20.00%) C
5 11 (11.58%) SQL
6 6 (6.32%) C#
7 5 (5.26%) Java
8 3 (3.16%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.16%) Scala
8 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) Lua
9 2 (2.11%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.05%) VB6
10 1 (1.05%) XPath
10 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.11%) Google
3 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.05%) Perforce
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago