Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 222 237
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15 -45
Contract jobs citing Qt 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.070% 0.015% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.053% 0.54%
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 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
North West median hourly rate £51.71 - -
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 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 1801 1900 2033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.64% 28.00% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1332 1270
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.32% +11.07%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.53 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.51 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qt in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 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
Cumbria - 2 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Qt
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Qt.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) RIA
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Avionics
4 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft