The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 25 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 613 559
Rank change year-on-year +77 -54  
Contract jobs citing Qt 44 14 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.029% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.099% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 31
Median daily rate £450 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £375 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £250 £310
% change year-on-year +80.00% -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13690 14131 14204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.22% 29.01% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9510 10069 9669
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 167 196
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Qt
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Qt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Qt in England

Qt
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qt in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Qt in England

Qt
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Qt in England

Qt
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qt in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Qt in England

Qt
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London +20 16 £463 +23.33% 3
South East +50 13 £475 - 5
North West - 7 £450 -
East of England -7 2 - - 2
East Midlands -14 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
South West - 1 £348 - 7
Qt
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for Qt.

1 65 (95.59%) C++
2 40 (58.82%) Linux
3 33 (48.53%) Software Engineering
4 21 (30.88%) Windows
5 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (27.94%) Degree
6 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
7 16 (23.53%) OpenGL
8 15 (22.06%) TDD
8 15 (22.06%) Pair Programming
9 14 (20.59%) C
9 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
9 14 (20.59%) QA
9 14 (20.59%) Open Source
9 14 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
11 10 (14.71%) UML
12 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.24%) Python
12 9 (13.24%) Node.js
13 7 (10.29%) QML
13 7 (10.29%) SDLC
14 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
14 6 (8.82%) OO
15 5 (7.35%) CSS
15 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
15 5 (7.35%) HTML
15 5 (7.35%) OOD
15 5 (7.35%) Computer Science

Qt
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Doxygen
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Bluetooth
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
1 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.41%) ZigBee
3 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.35%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.88%) Avionics
2 3 (4.41%) Military
3 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.94%) Automotive
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 30 (44.12%) C++ Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Software Developer
5 10 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Qt Developer
7 6 (8.82%) GUI Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C++ GUI Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) UI Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior C++ Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Android Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Lead Software Engineer
11 2 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) OpenGL
2 9 (13.24%) Node.js
3 7 (10.29%) QML
4 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.35%) CSS
4 5 (7.35%) CSS3
4 5 (7.35%) Express
4 5 (7.35%) HTML
4 5 (7.35%) HTML5
4 5 (7.35%) MEAN Stack
5 3 (4.41%) Qt Quick
5 3 (4.41%) Web Services
6 2 (2.94%) .NET
6 2 (2.94%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.94%) React
6 2 (2.94%) React Native
6 2 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (1.47%) PySide
7 1 (1.47%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (4.41%) RIA
3 2 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.94%) CUDA
3 2 (2.94%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.94%) Fintech
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Linux
2 21 (30.88%) Windows
3 4 (5.88%) Android
3 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) Debian
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Software Engineering
2 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.06%) Pair Programming
3 15 (22.06%) TDD
4 14 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (20.59%) Open Source
5 10 (14.71%) UML
6 7 (10.29%) SDLC
7 6 (8.82%) OO
8 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.35%) OOD
9 3 (4.41%) Android Development
9 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
9 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.41%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (4.41%) Scrum
9 3 (4.41%) Signal Processing
9 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (95.59%) C++
2 14 (20.59%) C
3 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.24%) Python
4 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.88%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++
5 4 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.41%) Lua
7 2 (2.94%) C++/CLI
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Degree
2 18 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Appcelerator
2 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.94%) Freescale
3 1 (1.47%) Google
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) Zend
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