The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 389 392 407
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Qt 17 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.046% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £315 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7034 7413 7439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.87% 31.08% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 5348 5142
Average daily rate £425 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.65% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 88 89
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £18.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Qt
England

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
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 11 July 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
City of London +26 4 £450 -
Chessington - - - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Qt
England

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 41 (91.11%) C++
2 26 (57.78%) Linux
3 25 (55.56%) OpenGL
4 22 (48.89%) TDD
5 16 (35.56%) Degree
6 15 (33.33%) Pair Programming
7 13 (28.89%) Java
8 12 (26.67%) C
9 11 (24.44%) Python
9 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
9 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
10 10 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (22.22%) Subversion
11 9 (20.00%) Open Source
11 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.78%) Scrum
12 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.78%) OO
13 7 (15.56%) OOD
13 7 (15.56%) QA
13 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (15.56%) Perforce
13 7 (15.56%) Mercurial
13 7 (15.56%) GTK+
14 6 (13.33%) GLSL
14 6 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
14 6 (13.33%) HLSL
14 6 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (13.33%) Android
14 6 (13.33%) PhD

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQLite
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) Subversion
3 7 (15.56%) Mercurial
4 4 (8.89%) JIRA
5 3 (6.67%) Trac
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 28 (62.22%) C++ Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Qt Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Programmer
6 1 (2.22%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (2.22%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) OpenGL
2 7 (15.56%) GTK+
3 6 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
4 4 (8.89%) Direct3D
5 3 (6.67%) WebKit
5 3 (6.67%) Middleware
6 2 (4.44%) JSON
6 2 (4.44%) HTML
6 2 (4.44%) Flash
6 2 (4.44%) HTML5
6 2 (4.44%) OpenCL
7 1 (2.22%) REST
7 1 (2.22%) QML
7 1 (2.22%) POSIX
7 1 (2.22%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (20.00%) Open Source
3 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.33%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (8.89%) RenderMan
6 3 (6.67%) STB
6 3 (6.67%) DTV
6 3 (6.67%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.22%) Video on Demand
8 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) ThreadX
4 2 (4.44%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) UNIX
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) TDD
2 15 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.78%) OO
5 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 7 (15.56%) OOD
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.22%) OOP
8 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.22%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C++
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) C
4 11 (24.44%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) GLSL
5 6 (13.33%) HLSL
6 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Perforce
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe
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