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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 509 519 516
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Qt 71 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.082% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 20
Average daily rate
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£405 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 3
Average hourly rate £33.25 £41.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.87% +3.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.76% +6.25%
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
13982 13567 13324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.81% 28.53% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9637 8975 8250
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 325
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 £16.15 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 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 +7 30 £475 +18.75% 3
South West - 14 £400 - 5
North West +7 13 £300 -25.00% 2
East of England -14 6 £270 -32.50% 1
South East -20 6 - - 9
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 86 (81.90%) C++
2 72 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (60.95%) TDD
4 63 (60.00%) Linux
5 46 (43.81%) OpenGL
6 42 (40.00%) Pair Programming
7 26 (24.76%) QA
7 26 (24.76%) Python
8 24 (22.86%) Degree
9 21 (20.00%) Open Source
10 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 14 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (13.33%) Multithreading
11 13 (12.38%) Scrum
11 13 (12.38%) Visual Studio
12 11 (10.48%) Django
12 11 (10.48%) PyQt
12 11 (10.48%) Git (software)
13 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
14 8 (7.62%) OO
14 8 (7.62%) Windows
15 7 (6.67%) OOD
15 7 (6.67%) C
15 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
15 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
16 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (5.71%) SQL
16 6 (5.71%) Eclipse
17 5 (4.76%) Ethernet
17 5 (4.76%) Itk

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) SQLite
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.81%) GoogleTest
4 4 (3.81%) CMake
5 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 1 (0.95%) Electronics
1 1 (0.95%) Automotive
1 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (81.90%) Developer
2 60 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 38 (36.19%) Qt Developer
4 16 (15.24%) Python Developer
5 13 (12.38%) Software Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Python/Django Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Django Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (1.90%) C++ Programmer
10 2 (1.90%) Senior Python Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (1.90%) Programmer
10 2 (1.90%) UI Developer
10 2 (1.90%) Team Leader
10 2 (1.90%) UI Programmer
11 1 (0.95%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (0.95%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (43.81%) OpenGL
2 11 (10.48%) Django
2 11 (10.48%) PyQt
3 5 (4.76%) VTK
3 5 (4.76%) Itk
4 4 (3.81%) QML
5 3 (2.86%) CORBA
6 2 (1.90%) HTML
6 2 (1.90%) MFC
6 2 (1.90%) GTK+
6 2 (1.90%) jQuery
6 2 (1.90%) Middleware
6 2 (1.90%) Ajax
7 1 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.95%) HTML5
7 1 (0.95%) CSS
7 1 (0.95%) STL
7 1 (0.95%) XML
7 1 (0.95%) XHTML
7 1 (0.95%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (1.90%) GIS
2 2 (1.90%) STB
3 1 (0.95%) Animation
3 1 (0.95%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.95%) Physics
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (0.95%) User Experience
3 1 (0.95%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (7.62%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) UNIX
3 4 (3.81%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.90%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (60.95%) TDD
3 42 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 13 (12.38%) Scrum
6 8 (7.62%) OO
7 7 (6.67%) OOD
7 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.81%) Test Scripting
9 4 (3.81%) Kanban
10 3 (2.86%) Test Automation
10 3 (2.86%) Unit Testing
11 2 (1.90%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (0.95%) UML
12 1 (0.95%) Parallel Computing
12 1 (0.95%) Waterfall
12 1 (0.95%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.90%) C++
2 26 (24.76%) Python
3 7 (6.67%) C
4 6 (5.71%) SQL
5 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.90%) Java
7 1 (0.95%) C#
7 1 (0.95%) VC++
7 1 (0.95%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (22.86%) Degree
2 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) HND
4 1 (0.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (3.81%) Google
2 3 (2.86%) Progress
3 1 (0.95%) Perforce
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle
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Posted: 9 days ago
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