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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QML
Rank 584 585 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing QML 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.021% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£390 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
14472 14509 12580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.34% 27.23% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9423 9255 7928
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 226 331
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.99 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 9 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 31 March 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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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 -4 5 £390 +31.09% 2
South East - 3 £390 - 2
East of England +12 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Hampshire - - - -

QML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Qt
2 8 (88.89%) OpenGL
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) SQLite
5 4 (44.44%) Google
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) GoogleTest
6 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) GStreamer
6 3 (33.33%) Qt Quick
6 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (33.33%) Progress
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) CORBA
6 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (33.33%) C
6 3 (33.33%) STB
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Banking

QML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 4 (44.44%) GoogleTest
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Qt
2 8 (88.89%) OpenGL
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) GStreamer
4 3 (33.33%) Qt Quick
4 3 (33.33%) CORBA
5 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) STB
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) CUDA
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) R
4 1 (11.11%) GLSL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Progress
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