The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 70 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing French Language 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.60% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.63
% change year-on-year
- +10.89%
French Language
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
350 331 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.59% 44.79% 40.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 192 176
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 30
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.83% -50.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

French Language
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester -4 2 - - 1
French Language
North West

French Language
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) German Language
1 4 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (75.00%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (75.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (75.00%) Turkish Language
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (100.00%) German Language
1 4 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (75.00%) Dutch Language
2 3 (75.00%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (75.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (75.00%) Turkish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Multilingual Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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