The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing French Language 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.08% 2.24% 1.88%
As % of the General category 5.71% 3.61% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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

General Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 83 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 36.46% 61.94% 58.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 54
Median daily rate £450 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 23
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 £25.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +32.00%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

French Language
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing French 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 Chester region with a requirement for French Language.

1 6 (100.00%) German Language
1 6 (100.00%) Portuguese Language
1 6 (100.00%) Russian Language
1 6 (100.00%) Spanish Language
2 5 (83.33%) Italian Language
2 5 (83.33%) Dutch Language
3 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) German Language
1 6 (100.00%) Portuguese Language
1 6 (100.00%) Russian Language
1 6 (100.00%) Spanish Language
2 5 (83.33%) Dutch Language
2 5 (83.33%) Italian Language
3 3 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory