The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qt
Rank 410 401 404
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Qt 8 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.055% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 12
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £338 £270
% change year-on-year
-14.81% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
6915 6753 6927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.89% 30.78% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 4864 5097
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.18 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.61% -36.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.43 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Qt as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Qt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Qt.

1 44 (97.78%) C++
2 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 42 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (82.22%) OpenGL
4 34 (75.56%) TDD
5 25 (55.56%) Pair Programming
6 23 (51.11%) Degree
7 20 (44.44%) Open Source
8 16 (35.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (35.56%) QA
9 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
9 8 (17.78%) C
9 8 (17.78%) Python
9 8 (17.78%) HTTP
10 7 (15.56%) Middleware
10 7 (15.56%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (13.33%) LXC
11 6 (13.33%) RESTful
11 6 (13.33%) Software Architecture
11 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
11 6 (13.33%) JSON
11 6 (13.33%) JIRA
11 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
11 6 (13.33%) Device Driver
11 6 (13.33%) DTV
11 6 (13.33%) OO
11 6 (13.33%) STB
11 6 (13.33%) Subversion

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) JIRA
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) CMake
3 2 (4.44%) Qt Creator
General
1 3 (6.67%) Banking
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 34 (75.56%) C++ Developer
3 22 (48.89%) Qt Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Middleware Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Linux Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ GUI Developer
6 4 (8.89%) GUI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) OpenGL
2 7 (15.56%) Middleware
3 6 (13.33%) JSON
3 6 (13.33%) RESTful
4 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) Django
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) GStreamer
5 1 (2.22%) PlayReady
5 1 (2.22%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Device Driver
2 6 (13.33%) DTV
2 6 (13.33%) STB
3 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.44%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) pSOS
3 1 (2.22%) ThreadX
3 1 (2.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (75.56%) TDD
3 25 (55.56%) Pair Programming
4 20 (44.44%) Open Source
5 16 (35.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.33%) API Development
6 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (13.33%) OO
6 6 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Cross-Platform Development
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) C++
2 8 (17.78%) C
2 8 (17.78%) Python
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) VBA
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) LXC