The table below looks at the statistics for Qt skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qt
Rank - 102 110
Contract jobs citing Qt 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.097% 0.045%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £350 £463
% change year-on-year
-22.85% -24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.16 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-34.89% -18.75%
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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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
647 551 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.55% 26.71% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 344 331
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 21
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -26.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Qt
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Qt Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Qt
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) wxWidgets
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Platform Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Mobility Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java