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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qt
Rank 540 543 527
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Qt 55 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.055% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 9
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£406 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £270 £290
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -16.11%
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
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 +17 37 £525 +23.52% 5
East of England +3 6 £338 +25.00% 6
South East -8 4 £350 - 9
Yorkshire - 4 £310 -
East Midlands +2 3 - -
South West - 1 - - 2
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 99 (96.12%) C++
2 30 (29.13%) Linux
3 23 (22.33%) Mobile App
4 22 (21.36%) C
4 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
5 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.42%) Mobile Application Development
5 20 (19.42%) User Experience
6 19 (18.45%) Finance
6 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
7 18 (17.48%) HTML
8 17 (16.50%) Python
8 17 (16.50%) Blackberry
8 17 (16.50%) OpenGL
9 15 (14.56%) QML
9 15 (14.56%) TDD
10 14 (13.59%) CSS
11 12 (11.65%) Windows
12 10 (9.71%) RESTful
12 10 (9.71%) ZigBee
12 10 (9.71%) Bluetooth
12 10 (9.71%) OO
12 10 (9.71%) Apple iOS
13 9 (8.74%) Mobile Development
13 9 (8.74%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (8.74%) STB
14 8 (7.77%) Subversion
14 8 (7.77%) Android
14 8 (7.77%) SQL

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (2.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Bluetooth
1 10 (9.71%) ZigBee
2 4 (3.88%) HTTP
3 3 (2.91%) DVB
4 2 (1.94%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.94%) ATM
5 1 (0.97%) LDAP
5 1 (0.97%) SNMP
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQLite
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.77%) Subversion
3 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.85%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.94%) Valgrind
5 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.94%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.94%) GCC
5 2 (1.94%) Redmine
5 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.91%) Games
3 1 (0.97%) Banking
3 1 (0.97%) Electronics
3 1 (0.97%) Law
3 1 (0.97%) Legal
3 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (65.05%) Developer
2 42 (40.78%) C++ Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Mobile Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Qt Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Software Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Python Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Django Developer
6 6 (5.83%) Python/Django Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Project Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Automated Test Developer
9 3 (2.91%) C++ Applications Developer
10 2 (1.94%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (1.94%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) HTML
2 17 (16.50%) OpenGL
3 15 (14.56%) QML
4 14 (13.59%) CSS
5 10 (9.71%) RESTful
6 8 (7.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (7.77%) HTML5
6 8 (7.77%) GStreamer
7 7 (6.80%) Django
7 7 (6.80%) Middleware
8 6 (5.83%) Celery
9 3 (2.91%) WebKit
9 3 (2.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (2.91%) Qt Quick
9 3 (2.91%) Ionic Framework
9 3 (2.91%) WebGL
9 3 (2.91%) OpenGL ES
9 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.91%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (2.91%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Mobile App
2 20 (19.42%) User Experience
3 17 (16.50%) Blackberry
4 9 (8.74%) STB
5 6 (5.83%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.88%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.91%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.94%) DTV
8 2 (1.94%) IPTV
8 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) iPhone
9 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Windows
3 10 (9.71%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.74%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (7.77%) Android
6 5 (4.85%) UNIX
7 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.94%) ThreadX
7 2 (1.94%) pSOS
7 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.94%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.97%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.42%) Mobile Application Development
3 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
4 15 (14.56%) TDD
5 10 (9.71%) OO
6 9 (8.74%) Mobile Development
7 6 (5.83%) iOS Development
7 6 (5.83%) Scrum
7 6 (5.83%) OOD
8 5 (4.85%) Pair Programming
8 5 (4.85%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.85%) Open Source
9 4 (3.88%) Android Development
9 4 (3.88%) UML
10 3 (2.91%) Software Testing
10 3 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.91%) Multithreading
10 3 (2.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.94%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (96.12%) C++
2 22 (21.36%) C
3 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.50%) Python
5 8 (7.77%) SQL
6 6 (5.83%) C#
6 6 (5.83%) Java
7 4 (3.88%) Embedded C
7 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.91%) Lua
8 3 (2.91%) Scala
8 3 (2.91%) Embedded C++
8 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.94%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.97%) VB6
10 1 (0.97%) XPath
10 1 (0.97%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) HND
3 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.91%) Google
3 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.97%) Perforce
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
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Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago