The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qt
Rank 392 375 367
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing Qt 11 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.14% 0.048%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.48% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 8
Average daily rate
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£475 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £326 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £270 £276
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
Qt
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6523 6840 6107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.76% 29.74% 29.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4711 4886 4482
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 48
Average hourly rate £27.37 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.80% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £160.00 £49.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Qt across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in London

Qt
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Qt across the London region.

Qt Daily Rate Trend in London

Qt
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qt across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Qt Daily Rate Histogram in London

Qt
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Qt across the London region.

Qt Hourly Rate Trend in London

Qt
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 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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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
City of London +4 3 £525 +44.82%
Docklands, London - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Qt
England

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 27 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (85.19%) TDD
4 17 (62.96%) Linux
5 14 (51.85%) OpenGL
6 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
7 5 (18.52%) QA
7 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) Android
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source
8 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 3 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (11.11%) Android Development
9 3 (11.11%) Node.js
9 3 (11.11%) WebGL
9 3 (11.11%) CSS
9 3 (11.11%) Games
9 3 (11.11%) User Experience
9 3 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
9 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
10 2 (7.41%) UNIX
10 2 (7.41%) HTML5
10 2 (7.41%) STB
10 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (11.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQLite
General
1 3 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Qt Developer
3 14 (51.85%) C++ Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) OpenGL
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (11.11%) Ionic Framework
3 3 (11.11%) WebGL
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) QML
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) XSLT
5 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) STB
4 1 (3.70%) IPTV
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.81%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) VxWorks
5 1 (3.70%) ThreadX
5 1 (3.70%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
4 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.11%) Android Development
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.70%) XPath
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA