The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portuguese Language
London / City of London
Rank - 149 -
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.066% -
As % of the General category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £344 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £220 £150
% change year-on-year
- +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

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
1535 1707 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.05% 56.36% 51.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1331 2067
Median daily rate £525 £515 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% +8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 20
Median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +67.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.03 £20.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £55.00 £28.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Portuguese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Portuguese Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Portuguese Language Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language across the City of London region.

Portuguese Language Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language across the City of London region.

Portuguese Language Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London