The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qt
UK / England
Rank 540 509 541
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Contract jobs citing Qt 30 85 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.18% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.62% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 54 24
Median daily rate £438 £475 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +19.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £301 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £308 £385
% change year-on-year
+48.37% -20.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 4
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £37.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.03 £50.00 £40.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +8.10%

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
12845 13674 12584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.92% 29.38% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8890 9484 8641
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 247 165
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.27 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Qt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qt across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Qt Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Qt
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 7 £400 -20.00% 4
South West +12 6 - -
East Midlands +7 6 £438 +2.94% 1
South East +7 5 £475 +65.21% 4
East of England +3 5 - - 7
North West - 1 - - 3
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Qt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Qt.

1 49 (96.08%) C++
2 30 (58.82%) Linux
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
5 19 (37.25%) Open Source
6 18 (35.29%) Degree
6 18 (35.29%) Pair Programming
6 18 (35.29%) OpenGL
7 17 (33.33%) TDD
8 15 (29.41%) QA
8 15 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
9 11 (21.57%) C
10 10 (19.61%) Windows
11 8 (15.69%) QML
12 7 (13.73%) SQLite
12 7 (13.73%) Scrum
13 6 (11.76%) Validation
13 6 (11.76%) Device Driver
13 6 (11.76%) MFC
13 6 (11.76%) Web Services
13 6 (11.76%) Multithreading
13 6 (11.76%) ZigBee
13 6 (11.76%) Doxygen
14 5 (9.80%) Qt Creator
14 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
14 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
14 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
14 5 (9.80%) Java
14 5 (9.80%) C#

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (11.76%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.76%) ZigBee
3 5 (9.80%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQLite
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Qt Creator
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.88%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.80%) Games
2 4 (7.84%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Military
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) C++ Developer
3 17 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Qt Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) GUI Developer
6 5 (9.80%) UI Developer
7 4 (7.84%) C++ GUI Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Linux Developer
9 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 1 (1.96%) PHP Zend Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Qt Software Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Symfony Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Visual C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) OpenGL
2 8 (15.69%) QML
3 6 (11.76%) MFC
3 6 (11.76%) Web Services
4 3 (5.88%) ATL
4 3 (5.88%) STL
4 3 (5.88%) XML
5 2 (3.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.96%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) GStreamer
6 1 (1.96%) GWT
6 1 (1.96%) HTML
6 1 (1.96%) REST
6 1 (1.96%) Symfony
6 1 (1.96%) WPF
6 1 (1.96%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) BeagleBone
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) STB
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
3 19 (37.25%) Open Source
4 18 (35.29%) Pair Programming
5 17 (33.33%) TDD
6 15 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (13.73%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) Multithreading
8 6 (11.76%) Validation
9 5 (9.80%) OO
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Cross-Platform Development
11 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.92%) UML
12 1 (1.96%) CAD
12 1 (1.96%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
12 1 (1.96%) OOP
12 1 (1.96%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (96.08%) C++
2 11 (21.57%) C
3 5 (9.80%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) R
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) Freescale
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Zend