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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 184 183 186
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing French Language 8 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.57% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 15
Average daily rate
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£538 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £185 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £485 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £18.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -12.79%
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
2861 3158 3657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.73% 52.83% 56.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2240 2416 2793
Average daily rate £488 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 37 67
Average hourly rate £19.72 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £47.50 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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
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 22 May 2015, 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 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
3 9 (27.27%) German Language
4 7 (21.21%) CRM
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) User Experience
6 5 (15.15%) Finance
6 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
7 4 (12.12%) Citrix
7 4 (12.12%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) Windows
7 4 (12.12%) MS Project
7 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
7 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.12%) Retail
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.09%) JSON
8 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 3 (9.09%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.12%) MS Project
2 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) WebEx
1 1 (3.03%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 9 (27.27%) German Language
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Automotive
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.03%) Indonesian Language
5 1 (3.03%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.03%) Korean Language
5 1 (3.03%) Russian Language
5 1 (3.03%) Thai Language
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Procurement Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Product Owner
5 2 (6.06%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Business Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Writer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) VBA Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) HATEOAS
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) JPA
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Economics
2 1 (3.03%) Derivative
2 1 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) CRM
2 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Kanban
5 3 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.06%) Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) User Stories
7 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) CIMA
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) SunGard
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
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