The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs citing German Language 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the General category 1.49% 1.91% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £188 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £389
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

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
201 367 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.57% 39.00% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 264 197
Median daily rate £413 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

German Language
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Chester +2 2 - -
Knutsford - 1 £188 -
German Language
North West

German Language
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing German Language 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for German Language.

1 7 (77.78%) French Language
1 7 (77.78%) Portuguese Language
1 7 (77.78%) Russian Language
1 7 (77.78%) Spanish Language
2 6 (66.67%) Italian Language
2 6 (66.67%) Dutch Language
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Aruba
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp OnCommand

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 7 (77.78%) French Language
1 7 (77.78%) Portuguese Language
1 7 (77.78%) Russian Language
1 7 (77.78%) Spanish Language
2 6 (66.67%) Dutch Language
2 6 (66.67%) Italian Language
3 3 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Service Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp OnCommand
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Aruba
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp
1 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
1 1 (11.11%) VMware