The first table below looks at the demand for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Middlesex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank 29 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Qt 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.39% 1.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -3.22%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 26 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.02% 13.00% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 21
Average daily rate £315 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £351 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +92.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Qt
South East

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Qt
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Qt Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Qt
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Qt Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Qt
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) GLSL
2 3 (75.00%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (50.00%) GPGPU
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Animation
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (75.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (50.00%) GPGPU
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) GLSL
2 3 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree