The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 183 206 187
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -19
Contract jobs citing German Language 19 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.38% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £230 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.21% -45.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £162 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £298 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £29.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £39.80 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-35.30% +127.42%
German 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
2998 3908 3636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.93% 56.03% 57.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2352 2959 2758
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 61 51
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £38.00 £45.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing German Language across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

German 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 German Language across the City of London region.

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

German Language
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing German Language across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

German Language Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

German 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 German Language across the City of London region.

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing German 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 German Language.

1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
3 8 (25.00%) Retail
4 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) French Language
4 7 (21.88%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) User Experience
5 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 6 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 6 (18.75%) Kanban
5 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 6 (18.75%) JSON
6 5 (15.63%) TIBCO
7 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) SAP
7 4 (12.50%) Windows
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) MS Office
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Windchill
9 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
9 2 (6.25%) Publishing
9 2 (6.25%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing German 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 German Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Windchill
3 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) BOOTP
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) French Language
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) iOS Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) TIBCO Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Governance Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Platform Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) JSON
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SailPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Psychology
3 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
3 7 (21.88%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) iOS Development
4 6 (18.75%) Kanban
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.25%) RUP
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) Workflow
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) TIBCO
2 4 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Endeca
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.13%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.13%) Infoblox