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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
London / City of London
Rank 135 145 169
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +24
Contract jobs citing French Language 15 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.99% 0.29% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 19
Median daily rate £313 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £200 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £400 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.64% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1513 1753 2679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.06% 55.86% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1194 1390 2083
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 14
Median hourly rate £19.60 £32.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.76% +79.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £55.00 £24.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing French Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Spanish Language
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) German Language
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle UPK
3 2 (9.52%) User Stories
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Front Office
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) KDB
2 1 (4.76%) Kdb+
2 1 (4.76%) OLTP
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Front Office
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Integration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Classification Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Reinsurance
2 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) User Stories
3 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) IT Audit
4 1 (4.76%) KYC
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 9001
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) FATCA
2 1 (4.76%) MiFID
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) ION Trading
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Sybase