The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing French Language 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £288 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -21.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -6.45%
French Language
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

General Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 47.06% 50.00% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 30
Median daily rate £300 £175 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £88 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £335 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing French Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing French Language across the Belfast region.

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast