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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qt
England / London
Rank 400 369 416
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +47
Contract jobs citing Qt 8 46 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.22% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.68% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 42 7
Median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+48.37% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.56 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +8.10%

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
6623 6742 6379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.63% 32.19% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4970 5034 4789
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 32
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +27.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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
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 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qt across the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Qt Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Qt
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 3 £450 -10.00%
Qt
England

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 23 (92.00%) C++
2 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
4 16 (64.00%) Degree
4 16 (64.00%) Open Source
4 16 (64.00%) OpenGL
4 16 (64.00%) TDD
5 14 (56.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (56.00%) QA
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Qt Creator
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Games
9 3 (12.00%) Electronics
9 3 (12.00%) Internet
10 2 (8.00%) Marketing
10 2 (8.00%) Node.js
10 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (4.00%) Cross-Platform Development
11 1 (4.00%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
11 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
11 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
11 1 (4.00%) REST
11 1 (4.00%) QML
11 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) Microservices

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Qt Creator
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) C++ Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Qt Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ GUI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) GUI Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Qt Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) QML
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) Symfony
3 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
3 16 (64.00%) Open Source
3 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 14 (56.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.00%) CAD
7 1 (4.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Microservices
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Google
1 1 (4.00%) SAP
1 1 (4.00%) Zend