Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 January 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 215 236
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 -47
Contract jobs citing Qt 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.037% 0.033% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.11% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
North West median daily rate - £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +66.67%
England median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £51.71 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.06% - -
England median hourly rate £50.50 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +26.25% +1.91% +18.05%

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 North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,755 1,814 2,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.28% 29.62% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,224 1,259 1,326
North West median daily rate £390 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £287 £275 £264
90th Percentile £545 £525 £530
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 78
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £33.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +13.84% +12.73%
10th Percentile £18.00 £16.40 £16.93
90th Percentile £48.00 £50.32 £42.88
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Qt
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Qt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Qt in the North West

Qt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Qt in the North West

Qt
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Qt in the North West

Qt
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qt within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Manchester - 1 - - 5
Lancashire - 1 - -
Qt
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Qt.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) RIA
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Qt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft