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 3 months to 26 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
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Qt 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £250 £310
% change year-on-year +80.00% -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.23 - -
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 the North West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 894 950 816
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 30.33% 25.33% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 665 536
Median daily rate £388 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.44% +3.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 22
Median hourly rate £41.25 £28.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -32.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £18.80 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £56.50
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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
Manchester - 4 £450 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Qt
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for Qt.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (83.33%) UML
4 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) C
6 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
6 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Avionics
7 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) RIA
9 2 (16.67%) Finance
9 2 (16.67%) OO
10 1 (8.33%) RAD
10 1 (8.33%) OOD
10 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
10 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
10 1 (8.33%) C#
10 1 (8.33%) Java
10 1 (8.33%) OOP
10 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (8.33%) QMS

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 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (33.33%) Avionics
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) C++ Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) QMS
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft