The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French 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 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
French Language
Rank 410 320 387
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +67
Contract jobs citing French Language 182 185 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.90% 1.00% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 119
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £61.50 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +163.82%
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20142 18566 25234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.24% 43.09% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12736 11532 15275
Average daily rate £425 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 593 781
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £12.00 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
French Language
UK

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in England

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in England

French Language
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

French Language Daily Rate Histogram in England

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in England

French Language
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

French Language Hourly Rate Histogram in England

French Language
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the 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
London -52 85 £406 -4.41% 21
South East +7 47 £333 +15.65% 22
East of England -17 13 £140 - 1
North West -20 7 £140 -67.05% 3
West Midlands -17 2 £313 +25.00%
South West -21 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £180 - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 79 (24.69%) Windows
2 76 (23.75%) Finance
3 72 (22.50%) German Language
4 62 (19.38%) Microsoft
5 59 (18.44%) Project Management
6 54 (16.88%) Active Directory
7 52 (16.25%) Spanish Language
8 51 (15.94%) Dutch Language
9 48 (15.00%) Windows 7
10 46 (14.38%) Italian Language
11 37 (11.56%) MS Office
12 35 (10.94%) SAP
13 30 (9.38%) Oracle
13 30 (9.38%) MS Excel
13 30 (9.38%) Banking
13 30 (9.38%) Business Analysis
14 26 (8.13%) Migration
14 26 (8.13%) Cisco
14 26 (8.13%) LAN
15 25 (7.81%) WAN
15 25 (7.81%) Windows XP
15 25 (7.81%) PRINCE2
16 23 (7.19%) SQL
16 23 (7.19%) Telecoms
16 23 (7.19%) SCCM
17 22 (6.88%) Firewall
18 21 (6.56%) C#
18 21 (6.56%) Degree
18 21 (6.56%) WSUS
19 20 (6.25%) Retail

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (4.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.44%) IBM Notes
2 11 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.50%) CMS
5 7 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.25%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Lync
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) Documentum
8 1 (0.31%) Papyrus
8 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (11.56%) MS Office
2 30 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.94%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.94%) MS Project
7 1 (0.31%) Windchill
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.25%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.94%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.94%) Summit
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.63%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.63%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.63%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.31%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.31%) Movex
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
1 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.13%) LAN
2 25 (7.81%) WAN
3 22 (6.88%) Firewall
4 15 (4.69%) DNS
5 14 (4.38%) Internet
6 13 (4.06%) VPN
7 12 (3.75%) VoIP
7 12 (3.75%) MPLS
8 11 (3.44%) DHCP
8 11 (3.44%) TCP/IP
8 11 (3.44%) LDAP
9 9 (2.81%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.88%) SDH
11 5 (1.56%) HTTP
11 5 (1.56%) Intranet
11 5 (1.56%) Network Security
12 4 (1.25%) IP Telephony
12 4 (1.25%) SAN
12 4 (1.25%) SMTP
12 4 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.88%) SQL Server
1 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.94%) DB2
3 3 (0.94%) MS Access
3 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.94%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.63%) MySQL
4 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.31%) OLAP
5 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.31%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.31%) BODI
5 1 (0.31%) QlikView
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 16 (5.00%) MSI
1 16 (5.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.31%) Hudson
2 1 (0.31%) JMeter
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.31%) JUnit
2 1 (0.31%) Maven
2 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 76 (23.75%) Finance
2 72 (22.50%) German Language
3 52 (16.25%) Spanish Language
4 51 (15.94%) Dutch Language
5 46 (14.38%) Italian Language
6 30 (9.38%) Banking
7 23 (7.19%) Telecoms
8 20 (6.25%) Retail
9 12 (3.75%) Advertising
10 10 (3.13%) Marketing
11 8 (2.50%) Investment Banking
11 8 (2.50%) Front Office
12 7 (2.19%) Legal
12 7 (2.19%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
13 5 (1.56%) Back Office
13 5 (1.56%) Hungarian Language
13 5 (1.56%) Finnish Language
13 5 (1.56%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (1.25%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (24.06%) Analyst
2 57 (17.81%) Project Manager
3 32 (10.00%) Consultant
4 28 (8.75%) Business Analyst
5 14 (4.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (4.38%) Service Analyst
6 13 (4.06%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (3.75%) Help Desk Analyst
8 11 (3.44%) Developer
9 10 (3.13%) Network Engineer
10 9 (2.81%) Junior
10 9 (2.81%) SCCM Engineer
11 8 (2.50%) Desktop Support
12 6 (1.88%) Build Engineer
12 6 (1.88%) Contracts Manager
12 6 (1.88%) Product Manager
12 6 (1.88%) Administrator
13 5 (1.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 5 (1.56%) Architect
13 5 (1.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.94%) .NET
2 6 (1.88%) XML
3 4 (1.25%) EDI
3 4 (1.25%) Web Services
3 4 (1.25%) J2EE
4 3 (0.94%) HTML
5 2 (0.63%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (0.63%) Middleware
6 1 (0.31%) Android SDK
6 1 (0.31%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (0.31%) REST
6 1 (0.31%) Cocoa
6 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.31%) LAMP
6 1 (0.31%) XSD
6 1 (0.31%) XSLT
6 1 (0.31%) CSS
6 1 (0.31%) SOAP
6 1 (0.31%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 9 (2.81%) Blackberry
3 6 (1.88%) Blog
4 5 (1.56%) iPhone
4 5 (1.56%) iPad
4 5 (1.56%) PMI
4 5 (1.56%) Derivative
5 3 (0.94%) Social Media
5 3 (0.94%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (0.94%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (0.94%) FMCG
5 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.63%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.63%) PKI
6 2 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (0.63%) Economics
6 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 79 (24.69%) Windows
2 48 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 25 (7.81%) Windows XP
4 19 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.63%) Windows 8
6 13 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.50%) UNIX
8 7 (2.19%) AIX
9 5 (1.56%) HPUX
10 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.25%) Linux
10 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.94%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.63%) Android
12 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (18.44%) Project Management
2 30 (9.38%) Business Analysis
3 26 (8.13%) Migration
4 25 (7.81%) PRINCE2
5 20 (6.25%) ITIL
5 20 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (5.31%) CRM
7 15 (4.69%) E-Commerce
7 15 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.06%) Matrix Management
9 11 (3.44%) Logistics
10 10 (3.13%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.81%) Change Management
11 9 (2.81%) ERP
11 9 (2.81%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (2.81%) Integration Testing
11 9 (2.81%) Analytics
12 8 (2.50%) PRINCE
13 6 (1.88%) Content Management
13 6 (1.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.19%) SQL
2 21 (6.56%) C#
3 17 (5.31%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.50%) Perl
5 6 (1.88%) ABAP
6 5 (1.56%) Java
6 5 (1.56%) PHP
7 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.63%) Python
8 2 (0.63%) C
8 2 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.31%) COBOL
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.31%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (6.56%) Degree
2 12 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (3.75%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.81%) PMP
4 7 (2.19%) MCSE
4 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.94%) CISA
6 3 (0.94%) ISEB
6 3 (0.94%) CISSP
6 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) CIPD
7 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.63%) CCNP
7 2 (0.63%) GIAC
8 1 (0.31%) CIMA
8 1 (0.31%) CISM
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.88%) SLA
2 5 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.25%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) Basel III
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.56%) vSphere
4 4 (1.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.63%) XenApp
5 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (7.19%) SCCM
2 21 (6.56%) WSUS
3 8 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 8 (2.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (1.25%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.63%) Netcool
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (19.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.94%) SAP
3 30 (9.38%) Oracle
4 26 (8.13%) Cisco
5 13 (4.06%) Citrix
6 12 (3.75%) VMware
7 11 (3.44%) Lotus
8 9 (2.81%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.81%) IBM
9 7 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.88%) HP
11 5 (1.56%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.56%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.25%) Brocade
12 4 (1.25%) NetApp
12 4 (1.25%) Symantec
12 4 (1.25%) McAfee
13 3 (0.94%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.94%) Adobe
13 3 (0.94%) Juniper
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £90 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
OCC Computer personnel
Rate: 20000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 days ago