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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 550 516 561
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +45
Contract jobs citing Qt 33 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.084% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.29% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
14233 14232 14533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.93% 29.24% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9178 9341 9068
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 246 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +23 26 £438 +9.37% 4
East of England -30 3 £270 -3.57% 4
South East -8 2 £350 - 4
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 9
South West - - - - 4
West Midlands - - - - 1
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 61 (95.31%) C++
2 45 (70.31%) Linux
3 33 (51.56%) TDD
4 25 (39.06%) OpenGL
5 24 (37.50%) Pair Programming
6 15 (23.44%) QA
7 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
7 13 (20.31%) Degree
8 12 (18.75%) Python
9 10 (15.63%) Open Source
10 8 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (12.50%) OOD
10 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
10 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.94%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (9.38%) Windows
13 5 (7.81%) STL
13 5 (7.81%) Java
13 5 (7.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 5 (7.81%) Android
13 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
14 4 (6.25%) MySQL
14 4 (6.25%) C
14 4 (6.25%) PhD
14 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
15 3 (4.69%) Google
15 3 (4.69%) JIRA
15 3 (4.69%) Validation
15 3 (4.69%) LabVIEW
15 3 (4.69%) 3D Graphics

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
1 3 (4.69%) LabVIEW
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.69%) GoogleTest
2 2 (3.13%) Trac
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.69%) Electronics
2 2 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (78.13%) Developer
2 46 (71.88%) C++ Developer
3 25 (39.06%) Qt Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Python Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Programmer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Programmer
7 4 (6.25%) C++ Programmer
8 3 (4.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Mobility Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Platform Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Architect
10 1 (1.56%) MySQL Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) UI Developer
10 1 (1.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) OpenGL
2 5 (7.81%) STL
2 5 (7.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (4.69%) XML
3 3 (4.69%) Middleware
3 3 (4.69%) OpenGL ES
4 2 (3.13%) WebKit
4 2 (3.13%) Direct3D
4 2 (3.13%) wxWidgets
4 2 (3.13%) .NET
4 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.56%) POSIX
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) HTML5
5 1 (1.56%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.56%) Qt Quick
5 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Open Source
2 7 (10.94%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.13%) DTV
5 2 (3.13%) RenderMan
5 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.13%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.13%) STB
6 1 (1.56%) Physics
6 1 (1.56%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (70.31%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.13%) VxWorks
4 2 (3.13%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) TDD
2 24 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.50%) OO
4 8 (12.50%) OOD
4 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Validation
6 3 (4.69%) UML
6 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.13%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (1.56%) Parallel Computing
8 1 (1.56%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 61 (95.31%) C++
2 12 (18.75%) Python
3 5 (7.81%) Java
4 4 (6.25%) C
5 3 (4.69%) HLSL
5 3 (4.69%) GLSL
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) Google
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe
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Posted: 2 days ago
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