The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 187 200 193
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing French Language 17 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.62% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £600 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £360 £288
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +25.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £29.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -
French Language
London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3090 4042 4191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.60% 56.37% 59.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2361 3008 3135
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 65 58
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £52.00 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.46%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

French Language
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

French Language Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) Banking
4 9 (19.15%) Migration
4 9 (19.15%) MS Office
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.02%) OO
5 8 (17.02%) Spanish Language
6 7 (14.89%) German Language
6 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
6 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
7 6 (12.77%) SWIFT
7 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.77%) IBM Notes
7 6 (12.77%) Lotus
7 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
7 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (10.64%) JSON
8 5 (10.64%) Kanban
8 5 (10.64%) Legal
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle
8 5 (10.64%) HTML
8 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
8 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
8 5 (10.64%) iOS Development
8 5 (10.64%) User Experience
9 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (12.77%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Office
2 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
3 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.13%) SAP SCM
1 1 (2.13%) Agresso
1 1 (2.13%) CODA-Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) VoIP
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Spanish Language
4 7 (14.89%) German Language
5 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
6 5 (10.64%) Legal
7 4 (8.51%) Retail
8 3 (6.38%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (6.38%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (6.38%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (6.38%) Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (4.26%) Dutch Language
10 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
10 1 (2.13%) Russian Language
10 1 (2.13%) Front Office
10 1 (2.13%) Back Office
10 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (10.64%) iOS Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Trainer
5 4 (8.51%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Data Migration Manager
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) JSON
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) HTML5
2 4 (8.51%) Symfony
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.13%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) SWIFT
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.38%) Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Migration
2 8 (17.02%) OO
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.64%) Kanban
5 5 (10.64%) iOS Development
6 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.38%) Cash Management
7 3 (6.38%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.26%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Workflow
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Java
1 4 (8.51%) PHP
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CIMA
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) ACCA
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Lotus
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) Dell
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) CODA
7 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Sybase
City, London
Personnel IT
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