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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 154 196 182
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -14
Contract jobs citing French Language 9 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.30% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 18
Median daily rate £460 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.64% +39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £458 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £518 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.37% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +82.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -17.14%
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
1777 3046 3055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.46% 52.44% 51.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1495 2385 2345
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £38.14 £44.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) German Language
3 6 (40.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (26.67%) Italian Language
4 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Lotus
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (13.33%) Polish Language
6 2 (13.33%) Portuguese Language

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 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) German Language
1 6 (40.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (26.67%) Italian Language
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Law
4 2 (13.33%) Polish Language
4 2 (13.33%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) IT Trainer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Trainer
2 2 (13.33%) VMS Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Chief Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Director
3 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) VMS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Document Management
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CEH
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CISMP
2 2 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Lotus
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Interwoven
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) Novell
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Qualys
3 2 (13.33%) VMware