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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qt
Rank 275 240 248
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Contract jobs citing Qt 6 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.20% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.88% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Average daily rate £325 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £270
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
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
2399 2275 2148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.91% 22.85% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1579 1384 1254
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 40 47
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxfordshire +5 2 £325 +8.33% 1
Hampshire -1 2 - - 5
Kent -31 1 - -
Qt
England

Qt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (94.44%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Python
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Electronics
5 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
6 4 (22.22%) Tcl
6 4 (22.22%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Subversion
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Unix
7 3 (16.67%) ATM
7 3 (16.67%) C
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Motif
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (11.11%) QML
8 2 (11.11%) Multithreading

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Qt Creator
2 1 (5.56%) Testopia
General
1 8 (44.44%) Electronics
2 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) GUI Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) GUI Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Qt Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Qt Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) Motif
2 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
2 2 (11.11%) QML
3 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
5 1 (5.56%) Input Data Acquisition
5 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) Python
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Tcl
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) HP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Pega
1 1 (5.56%) Rally
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.56%) SAP
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