The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 18 April 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 East of England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 136 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing German Language 8 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.18% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.53% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £250 £138
% change year-on-year
+33.00% +81.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-68.46% +85.71%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1060 759 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.62% 33.70% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 371 478
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 90
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
German Language
England

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing German Language across the East of England region.

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing German Language across the East of England region.

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

German Language
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 6 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (30.00%) Business Development
1 3 (30.00%) Polish Language
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) OpenView
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) OVSD
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (30.00%) Polish Language
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
1 1 (10.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) HP