The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 122 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Contract jobs citing French Language 10 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 1.05% 0.081%
As % of the General category 0.87% 2.41% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 1
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£168 £390 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.05% +110.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £333 £300
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-32.50% -35.48%
French Language
South East

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

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1150 1245 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.94% 43.65% 48.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 579 398
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 57
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £24.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing French Language across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing French Language across the Berkshire region.

French Language Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

French Language
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +1 3 £168 -11.84% 1
Reading 0 2 - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
French Language
South East

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing French Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited French Language.

1 8 (53.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Italian Language
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (13.33%) Lync
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) CMS
4 2 (13.33%) German Language
5 1 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Social Media
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Japanese Language
5 1 (6.67%) Korean Language
5 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (6.67%) QA

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing French Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited French Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (13.33%) German Language
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Automotive
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (6.67%) Korean Language
4 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Copywriting
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) Content Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) DSDM
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) SEO
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus
2 1 (6.67%) Google