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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 179 205 195
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs citing French Language 20 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.66% 0.52% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 13
Average daily rate
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£340 £388 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +63.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £598 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £360 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +30.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £23.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -4.00%
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
3026 4212 4723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.40% 58.50% 60.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 3113 3498
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 69 76
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.16 £58.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Windows
3 13 (29.55%) Banking
4 11 (25.00%) MS Office
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
5 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
6 8 (18.18%) Migration
6 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (18.18%) OO
6 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.91%) Lotus
7 7 (15.91%) IBM Notes
7 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
7 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) German Language
8 6 (13.64%) Spanish Language
8 6 (13.64%) Legal
8 6 (13.64%) SWIFT
9 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
9 5 (11.36%) iOS Development
9 5 (11.36%) User Experience
9 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle
9 5 (11.36%) HTML
9 5 (11.36%) JSON
9 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.36%) Kanban
10 4 (9.09%) Symfony

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (15.91%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Documentum
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.27%) SAP SCM
1 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
3 7 (15.91%) German Language
4 6 (13.64%) Spanish Language
4 6 (13.64%) Legal
5 4 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (6.82%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (4.55%) Marketing
8 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.27%) Front Office
8 1 (2.27%) Back Office
8 1 (2.27%) Advertising
8 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
8 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
8 1 (2.27%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) iOS Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Data Migration Manager
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) JSON
2 4 (9.09%) Symfony
2 4 (9.09%) HTML5
3 3 (6.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.82%) Middleware
4 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.27%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) SWIFT
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.82%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Migration
1 8 (18.18%) OO
2 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.36%) iOS Development
3 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
3 5 (11.36%) Kanban
4 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) OO PHP
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Cash Management
6 2 (4.55%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) Data Transformation
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Java
1 4 (9.09%) PHP
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CIMA
2 1 (2.27%) ACCA
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Lotus
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Dell
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Sybase
7 1 (2.27%) Omniture
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) VMware
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