The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the City of London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 166 196 178
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing French Language 29 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.31% 0.55%
As % of the General category 0.99% 0.53% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 27
Average daily rate
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£333 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £530 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £20.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.57% -3.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +36.00%
General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2918 4146 4678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.95% 58.31% 59.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 3121 3540
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 75 63
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.93 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £48.00 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
French Language
London

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
3 11 (21.15%) Banking
4 10 (19.23%) MS Office
5 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
5 9 (17.31%) German Language
5 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
6 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 8 (15.38%) Migration
6 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
7 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (13.46%) Spanish Language
8 6 (11.54%) IBM Notes
8 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
8 6 (11.54%) Lotus
9 5 (9.62%) HTML
9 5 (9.62%) Oracle
9 5 (9.62%) ITIL
9 5 (9.62%) OO
9 5 (9.62%) Cisco
9 5 (9.62%) Legal
10 4 (7.69%) Java
10 4 (7.69%) PHP
10 4 (7.69%) SQL
10 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
10 4 (7.69%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (11.54%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Documentum
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Office
2 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 7 (13.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Agresso
1 1 (1.92%) Summit
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) SAP SCM
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
2 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 9 (17.31%) German Language
4 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 7 (13.46%) Spanish Language
6 5 (9.62%) Legal
7 4 (7.69%) Finnish Language
7 4 (7.69%) Hungarian Language
8 3 (5.77%) Front Office
8 3 (5.77%) Marketing
9 2 (3.85%) Italian Language
10 1 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (1.92%) Russian Language
10 1 (1.92%) Dutch Language
10 1 (1.92%) Retail
10 1 (1.92%) Billing
10 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) AIFMD Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) Symfony
2 4 (7.69%) HTML5
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) iPad
2 3 (5.77%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
3 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.92%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Project Management
1 8 (15.38%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) OO
4 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.77%) OO PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
6 2 (3.85%) Kanban
6 2 (3.85%) Analytics
6 2 (3.85%) Data Transformation
6 2 (3.85%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) Java
1 4 (7.69%) PHP
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
3 1 (1.92%) CIMA
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.69%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.92%) Nagios
2 1 (1.92%) WSUS
2 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Lotus
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco
4 4 (7.69%) Dell
5 3 (5.77%) NetApp
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.85%) SAP
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Omniture
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
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