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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 383 406 412
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Contract jobs citing Qt 26 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.071% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.22% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.92% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
7382 8002 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.41% 31.75% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 5785 5523
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 53 78
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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 +35 6 £500 -
Chessington - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Qt
England

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 40 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (87.50%) Linux
3 31 (77.50%) TDD
4 23 (57.50%) Pair Programming
4 23 (57.50%) OpenGL
5 15 (37.50%) QA
6 13 (32.50%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) Open Source
8 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
11 3 (7.50%) GLSL
11 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.50%) OpenGL ES
11 3 (7.50%) HLSL
11 3 (7.50%) JIRA
11 3 (7.50%) Android
11 3 (7.50%) Middleware
11 3 (7.50%) Electronics
11 3 (7.50%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (7.50%) PhD
11 3 (7.50%) HTTP
11 3 (7.50%) Java
12 2 (5.00%) C
12 2 (5.00%) Windows
12 2 (5.00%) Python
12 2 (5.00%) Games
12 2 (5.00%) RenderMan
12 2 (5.00%) Scrum

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (7.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQLite
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Trac
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 34 (85.00%) C++ Developer
3 23 (57.50%) Qt Developer
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) OpenGL
2 3 (7.50%) OpenGL ES
2 3 (7.50%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) Direct3D
3 2 (5.00%) WebKit
4 1 (2.50%) RESTful
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) POSIX
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Open Source
2 6 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.00%) RenderMan
5 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (5.00%) DTV
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.50%) STB
6 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Android
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) TDD
2 23 (57.50%) Pair Programming
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (7.50%) GLSL
2 3 (7.50%) HLSL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) C
3 2 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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