Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 204 233
Rank change year-on-year -16 +29 +1
Contract jobs citing Qt 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.034% 0.12% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 0.40% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £425 £420 £375
90th Percentile £475 £475 £425
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North West median hourly rate - £51.71 -
England median hourly rate £44.25 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% -3.85%

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 2,019 1,758 1,980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.00% 31.10% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,385 1,196 1,387
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £301 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £513 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 37
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -5.80%
10th Percentile £11.88 £20.00 £18.67
90th Percentile £64.00 £50.00 £44.15
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +0.68%

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 23 October 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 -14 1 £450 - 3
Lancashire -21 1 - - 1
Qt
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Qt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Qt.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL