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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qt
Rank 527 563 534
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -29
Contract jobs citing Qt 69 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.064% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 23
Average daily rate £500 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £296 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £315 £450
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.66 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% -29.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.79 £36.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £39.53 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.66 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+44.61% -32.94%
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
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +47 49 £500 -4.76% 9
South West - 6 - - 2
East of England +3 5 - - 2
South East +17 3 £225 -25.00% 10
Yorkshire - 3 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £425 - 4
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Qt
UK

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (94.40%) C++
2 82 (65.60%) Linux
3 67 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (40.80%) TDD
5 50 (40.00%) OpenGL
6 39 (31.20%) Software Engineering
7 34 (27.20%) Python
8 32 (25.60%) Pair Programming
9 31 (24.80%) Degree
10 28 (22.40%) Git (software)
11 27 (21.60%) Open Source
12 24 (19.20%) QA
13 20 (16.00%) C
13 20 (16.00%) SQL
14 18 (14.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (14.40%) QML
15 17 (13.60%) CSS
16 16 (12.80%) Java
16 16 (12.80%) Embedded C++
17 15 (12.00%) Windows
17 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
18 14 (11.20%) Django
19 13 (10.40%) Unix
20 11 (8.80%) Subversion
20 11 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (8.80%) HTML
21 10 (8.00%) Device Driver
21 10 (8.00%) HTTP
22 9 (7.20%) Electronics
22 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (2.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.80%) MS Office
1 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) HTTP
2 7 (5.60%) Internet
3 6 (4.80%) ATM
4 5 (4.00%) Modbus
4 5 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.40%) DVB
6 1 (0.80%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.80%) Skype
6 1 (0.80%) SSH
6 1 (0.80%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (1.60%) GIS
4 1 (0.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.80%) Subversion
3 7 (5.60%) CMake
4 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.40%) JIRA
6 2 (1.60%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Qt Creator
7 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 9 (7.20%) Electronics
2 8 (6.40%) Finance
3 5 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.00%) Games
4 4 (3.20%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (72.80%) Developer
2 50 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 37 (29.60%) Qt Developer
4 31 (24.80%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.80%) Python Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Embedded Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Embedded Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (8.80%) GUI Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Software Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Embedded Software Developer
11 7 (5.60%) C++ GUI Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Django Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Linux Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Python/Django Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 18 (14.40%) QML
3 17 (13.60%) CSS
4 14 (11.20%) Django
5 11 (8.80%) HTML
6 6 (4.80%) .NET
6 6 (4.80%) Motif
7 5 (4.00%) GStreamer
7 5 (4.00%) RESTful
7 5 (4.00%) Unreal Engine
7 5 (4.00%) WebKit
8 4 (3.20%) HTML5
8 4 (3.20%) OpenGL ES
9 3 (2.40%) DOM
9 3 (2.40%) JSON
9 3 (2.40%) Middleware
10 2 (1.60%) GTK+
10 2 (1.60%) NumPy
10 2 (1.60%) SciPy
11 1 (0.80%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) Device Driver
2 7 (5.60%) DTV
3 6 (4.80%) Mechatronics
3 6 (4.80%) STB
4 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.20%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) IPTV
5 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.40%) MHEG
6 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.60%) Physics
7 1 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.80%) Robotics
7 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.80%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.80%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 82 (65.60%) Linux
2 15 (12.00%) Windows
3 13 (10.40%) Unix
4 8 (6.40%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (6.40%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.80%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.20%) Android
7 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.60%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (40.80%) TDD
3 39 (31.20%) Software Engineering
4 32 (25.60%) Pair Programming
5 27 (21.60%) Open Source
6 18 (14.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (5.60%) OO
8 7 (5.60%) Scrum
8 7 (5.60%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.20%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.20%) Software Architecture
11 4 (3.20%) Software Testing
12 3 (2.40%) DRM
12 3 (2.40%) Functional Testing
12 3 (2.40%) Migration
12 3 (2.40%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (2.40%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (94.40%) C++
2 34 (27.20%) Python
3 20 (16.00%) C
3 20 (16.00%) SQL
4 16 (12.80%) Embedded C++
4 16 (12.80%) Java
5 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.40%) VBA
7 7 (5.60%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.00%) PHP
10 4 (3.20%) Tcl
11 1 (0.80%) C#
11 1 (0.80%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (24.80%) Degree
2 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (3.20%) Google
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
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