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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qt
Rank 586 550 557
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +7
Contract jobs citing Qt 35 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.097% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 19
Average daily rate £420 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £277 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
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
14312 13762 13466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.94% 27.19% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10114 9039 8922
Average daily rate £420 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 179 187
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.65 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.73 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
London -7 15 £435 -8.42% 10
South East -28 6 £325 +3.17% 8
East Midlands +5 5 - -
North West -14 2 £244 -29.34% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
East of England +6 1 - - 2
South West 0 1 - - 1
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 104 (92.86%) C++
2 75 (66.96%) Linux
3 63 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (47.32%) OpenGL
5 45 (40.18%) TDD
6 32 (28.57%) Pair Programming
7 29 (25.89%) Degree
8 28 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 26 (23.21%) Open Source
10 23 (20.54%) QML
10 23 (20.54%) Windows
11 19 (16.96%) QA
11 19 (16.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (16.07%) Python
13 15 (13.39%) C
14 12 (10.71%) Java
14 12 (10.71%) OO
15 11 (9.82%) Embedded C++
15 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
15 11 (9.82%) RESTful
15 11 (9.82%) STB
16 9 (8.04%) Subversion
16 9 (8.04%) DTV
16 9 (8.04%) Electronics
17 8 (7.14%) Device Driver
17 8 (7.14%) Mac OS X
17 8 (7.14%) HTTP
17 8 (7.14%) VBA
17 8 (7.14%) Multithreading
17 8 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) SaaS
1 1 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) HTTP
2 6 (5.36%) Bluetooth
2 6 (5.36%) ZigBee
3 5 (4.46%) Internet
4 3 (2.68%) ATM
4 3 (2.68%) DVB
5 2 (1.79%) Modbus
5 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) SQLite
2 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.04%) Subversion
3 7 (6.25%) CMake
3 7 (6.25%) JIRA
4 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.68%) Qt Creator
5 1 (0.89%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.89%) Testopia
5 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.04%) Electronics
2 6 (5.36%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.79%) Military
5 2 (1.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (76.79%) Developer
2 64 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 42 (37.50%) Qt Developer
4 21 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.82%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (8.93%) GUI Developer
7 9 (8.04%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Linux Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) C++ GUI Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Middleware Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Embedded Software Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
12 3 (2.68%) Qt Software Engineer
13 2 (1.79%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (47.32%) OpenGL
2 23 (20.54%) QML
3 11 (9.82%) RESTful
4 7 (6.25%) Middleware
5 6 (5.36%) JSON
6 5 (4.46%) CSS
6 5 (4.46%) GStreamer
6 5 (4.46%) HTML
6 5 (4.46%) WebKit
7 3 (2.68%) .NET
7 3 (2.68%) DOM
7 3 (2.68%) HTML5
7 3 (2.68%) Motif
7 3 (2.68%) OpenGL ES
8 2 (1.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.79%) Django
8 2 (1.79%) PlayReady
9 1 (0.89%) MFC
9 1 (0.89%) STL
9 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) STB
2 9 (8.04%) DTV
3 8 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 7 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.46%) Smart Meter
7 4 (3.57%) Mechatronics
8 3 (2.68%) IPTV
8 3 (2.68%) MHEG
9 2 (1.79%) BBC
9 2 (1.79%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.79%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.89%) iDTV
10 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 75 (66.96%) Linux
2 23 (20.54%) Windows
3 8 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 6 (5.36%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.68%) Unix
6 2 (1.79%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.89%) pSOS
7 1 (0.89%) ThreadX
7 1 (0.89%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (40.18%) TDD
3 32 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 28 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 26 (23.21%) Open Source
6 19 (16.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (10.71%) OO
8 8 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
8 8 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.25%) Functional Testing
10 6 (5.36%) API Development
10 6 (5.36%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Software Architecture
11 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.68%) DRM
11 3 (2.68%) Migration
11 3 (2.68%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (1.79%) Integration Testing
12 2 (1.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (92.86%) C++
2 18 (16.07%) Python
3 15 (13.39%) C
4 12 (10.71%) Java
5 11 (9.82%) Embedded C++
6 8 (7.14%) VBA
7 5 (4.46%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.57%) Tcl
9 3 (2.68%) C#
9 3 (2.68%) SQL
9 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) ISEB
4 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.68%) Google
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.89%) HP
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle
3 1 (0.89%) Pega
3 1 (0.89%) Rally
3 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.89%) SAP
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