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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 527 523 568
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +45
Contract jobs citing Qt 42 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.099% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £338 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
14294 14200 15028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.50% 29.36% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9358 9313 9200
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 250 345
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.69 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
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 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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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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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 +13 29 £425 +6.25% 6
North West - 7 - - 4
East of England -28 3 £270 -2.70% 2
South East -30 2 £350 - 6
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 8
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 62 (86.11%) C++
2 52 (72.22%) Linux
3 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (62.50%) TDD
5 29 (40.28%) Pair Programming
5 29 (40.28%) OpenGL
6 20 (27.78%) QA
7 17 (23.61%) Python
8 16 (22.22%) Degree
9 15 (20.83%) Open Source
10 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
11 9 (12.50%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 7 (9.72%) PyQt
12 7 (9.72%) Django
12 7 (9.72%) Windows
13 6 (8.33%) OOD
13 6 (8.33%) OO
13 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (6.94%) Embedded Systems
15 4 (5.56%) Middleware
15 4 (5.56%) C
15 4 (5.56%) MySQL
15 4 (5.56%) STL
15 4 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 3 (4.17%) Android
16 3 (4.17%) JIRA
16 3 (4.17%) Computer Science

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
1 2 (2.78%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) GoogleTest
2 3 (4.17%) LabVIEW
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) Trac
General
1 1 (1.39%) Electronics
1 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.39%) Automotive
1 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (80.56%) Developer
2 47 (65.28%) C++ Developer
3 27 (37.50%) Qt Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Programmer
5 5 (6.94%) Django Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Python/Django Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Programmer
6 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
7 3 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Python Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Mobility Architect
8 2 (2.78%) Platform Architect
9 1 (1.39%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) OpenGL
2 7 (9.72%) Django
2 7 (9.72%) PyQt
3 4 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (5.56%) Middleware
3 4 (5.56%) STL
4 3 (4.17%) XML
5 2 (2.78%) .NET
5 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.78%) wxWidgets
5 2 (2.78%) WebKit
6 1 (1.39%) Direct3D
6 1 (1.39%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.39%) RESTful
6 1 (1.39%) jQuery
6 1 (1.39%) HTML5
6 1 (1.39%) REST
6 1 (1.39%) JSON
6 1 (1.39%) HTML
6 1 (1.39%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Open Source
2 5 (6.94%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) DTV
4 2 (2.78%) STB
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) Physics
5 1 (1.39%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.39%) RenderMan
Operating Systems
1 52 (72.22%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 3 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) VxWorks
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (68.06%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (62.50%) TDD
3 29 (40.28%) Pair Programming
4 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.33%) OO
6 6 (8.33%) OOD
7 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.17%) Validation
8 3 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.17%) UML
8 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.78%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.39%) Parallel Computing
10 1 (1.39%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 62 (86.11%) C++
2 17 (23.61%) Python
3 4 (5.56%) C
4 3 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.39%) GLSL
6 1 (1.39%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) Adobe
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Client Server
Rate: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £12.82 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £25 - £34 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago