The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qt
Rank 248 239 225
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing Qt 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.042% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£353 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £270 £276
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2427 2217 1958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.86% 23.40% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1270 1037
Average daily rate £350 £346 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 125
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Qt
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Qt Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Qt
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Qt Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Qt
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire - 7 £390 - 3
Kent - 4 - - 7
Oxfordshire -17 3 £300 - 3
Hampshire -8 1 - - 9
West Sussex - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 4
Qt
England

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (85.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) OpenGL
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (20.00%) Firmware
6 4 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (20.00%) VTK
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) CMake
6 4 (20.00%) Itk
7 3 (15.00%) Qt Quick
7 3 (15.00%) QML
7 3 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (15.00%) GStreamer
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (15.00%) STB
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
8 2 (10.00%) STL
8 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (5.00%) ATM
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (20.00%) CMake
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) VTK
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) Itk
3 3 (15.00%) Qt Quick
3 3 (15.00%) QML
3 3 (15.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (15.00%) GStreamer
4 2 (10.00%) STL
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Motif
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) STB
2 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C++
2 15 (75.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) HND
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Firmware
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Computer Futures
Rate: £37 - £45 per hour + competitive
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Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago