The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Qt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Qt over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qt
England / East of England
Rank 127 121 123
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Qt 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.047% 0.041% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.16% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £315
% change year-on-year - +3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

Qt is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 628 623 742
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.32% 25.53% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 374 425
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 24
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Qt
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Qt as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Qt in the East of England

Qt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Qt in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Qt in the East of England

Qt
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Qt in the East of England

Qt
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Qt
England

Qt
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Qt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Qt.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) NetBeans
3 3 (50.00%) Military
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) SQLite
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) QML
5 1 (16.67%) BeagleBone
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (16.67%) X-Windows

Qt
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) QML
2 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft