Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Qt
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 189 193
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 +14
Contract jobs citing Qt 12 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.46% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
East of England median daily rate £403 £250 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.00% -39.76% +53.70%
10th Percentile £350 £225 £323
90th Percentile £438 £275 £445
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
East of England median hourly rate £77.50 £41.13 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.45% +9.67% -
10th Percentile £32.50 £35.11 £36.25
90th Percentile £100.00 £45.54 £41.75
England median hourly rate £47.75 £39.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.46% -1.72% +11.11%

Qt is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1508 1300 1630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.22% 26.67% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 774 1024
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £298 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 71
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £18.15 £14.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.55 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Qt
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Qt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Qt in the East of England

Qt
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qt in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 10 £403 - 3
Hertfordshire -8 2 - -
Qt
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Python
4 7 (58.33%) C
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
5 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
5 5 (41.67%) SciPy
5 5 (41.67%) NumPy
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 4 (33.33%) CAN bus
6 4 (33.33%) Cython
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) Coaching
7 3 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
7 3 (25.00%) gRPC
7 3 (25.00%) Qt Quick
7 3 (25.00%) QML
7 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Statistics
7 3 (25.00%) Cybernetics
8 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
8 2 (16.67%) Military
8 2 (16.67%) C#

Qt
Co-occurring 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 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) git-flow
2 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Python Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) NumPy
1 5 (41.67%) SciPy
2 3 (25.00%) gRPC
2 3 (25.00%) QML
2 3 (25.00%) Qt Quick
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
4 3 (25.00%) Cybernetics
4 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) Cython
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) MISRA
1 2 (16.67%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft