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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 193 179 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +37
Contract jobs citing German Language 13 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.52% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £338 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £581 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £364 £250
% change year-on-year
-20.96% +45.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +16.27%
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
3069 2909 4112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.11% 50.48% 58.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2383 2185 3078
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 77
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £20.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) French Language
3 5 (19.23%) Italian Language
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) COBIT
5 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Law
5 3 (11.54%) Front Office
5 3 (11.54%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Benchmarking

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) HBase
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
1 6 (23.08%) French Language
2 5 (19.23%) Italian Language
3 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
3 3 (11.54%) Front Office
3 3 (11.54%) Law
4 2 (7.69%) Polish Language
5 1 (3.85%) Russian Language
5 1 (3.85%) Korean Language
5 1 (3.85%) Thai Language
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Indonesian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
1 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Trainer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Writer
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (3.85%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Process Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Senior Process Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Consultant
3 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.69%) Process Management
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (3.85%) PMBOK
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Symantec
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Siebel
3 1 (3.85%) Murex
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle