The table below looks at the statistics for QML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QML over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QML
Rank 616 583 583
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs citing QML 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.020% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15734 15245 15428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 29.00% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10384 9914 9250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 280 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

QML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QML within the UK.

QML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

QML
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QML within the UK.

QML Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

QML
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QML within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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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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
England -30 2 - - 1
Chichester - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
London - - - -
Reading - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 1

QML
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing QML 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 QML.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CORBA
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Progress
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

QML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing QML 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 QML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) GoogleTest
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CORBA
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Progress
1 2 (100.00%) Google