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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 417 373 360
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -13
Contract jobs citing French Language 149 169 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.78% 0.84% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 87 98
Average daily rate
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£387 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.65 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.92% +29.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £28.85 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +36.00%
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19051 20052 23577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.54% 43.05% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12043 12612 14374
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 513 560 684
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.21 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.67% -7.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.14 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.52 £44.92 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 95 £387 -6.18% 34
South East -35 16 £413 +14.58% 19
North West -8 4 £275 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £118 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 4
East of England - - - - 3
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 83 (25.46%) Finance
2 75 (23.01%) Windows
3 65 (19.94%) Microsoft
4 59 (18.10%) German Language
5 52 (15.95%) Spanish Language
6 51 (15.64%) Active Directory
7 49 (15.03%) Project Management
8 48 (14.72%) Dutch Language
9 46 (14.11%) MS Excel
10 42 (12.88%) Banking
11 38 (11.66%) MS Office
12 37 (11.35%) Marketing
13 36 (11.04%) Degree
14 32 (9.82%) E-Commerce
15 31 (9.51%) Windows 7
16 29 (8.90%) SAP
16 29 (8.90%) Migration
17 28 (8.59%) Cisco
17 28 (8.59%) Business Analysis
18 26 (7.98%) LAN
18 26 (7.98%) WAN
18 26 (7.98%) Advertising
19 25 (7.67%) Windows XP
19 25 (7.67%) Oracle
19 25 (7.67%) Italian Language
20 22 (6.75%) Firewall
20 22 (6.75%) DHCP
20 22 (6.75%) DNS
20 22 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (6.44%) Investment Banking

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (6.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.91%) CMS
4 16 (4.91%) IBM Notes
5 9 (2.76%) Magnolia
6 7 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.92%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (0.92%) SAS
8 3 (0.92%) Drupal
9 2 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.61%) CICS
9 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.61%) Documentum
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.66%) MS Office
3 17 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.84%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.23%) MS Project
6 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.61%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.31%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.92%) SAP MM
2 3 (0.92%) SAP PM
2 3 (0.92%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.61%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.61%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.31%) Agresso
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.31%) Summit
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CS
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.98%) LAN
1 26 (7.98%) WAN
2 22 (6.75%) DHCP
2 22 (6.75%) DNS
2 22 (6.75%) Firewall
3 18 (5.52%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.99%) Internet
5 9 (2.76%) VoIP
6 7 (2.15%) MPLS
7 6 (1.84%) VPN
8 5 (1.53%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.53%) SDH
8 5 (1.53%) LDAP
9 4 (1.23%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.92%) Intranet
10 3 (0.92%) VPLS
10 3 (0.92%) Extranet
11 2 (0.61%) DWDM
11 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.31%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.53%) DB2
3 3 (0.92%) OLAP
3 3 (0.92%) MS Access
3 3 (0.92%) MySQL
3 3 (0.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.61%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.61%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.31%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.23%) MSI
2 4 (1.23%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.92%) JIRA
3 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.61%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 83 (25.46%) Finance
2 59 (18.10%) German Language
3 52 (15.95%) Spanish Language
4 48 (14.72%) Dutch Language
5 42 (12.88%) Banking
6 37 (11.35%) Marketing
7 26 (7.98%) Advertising
8 25 (7.67%) Italian Language
9 21 (6.44%) Investment Banking
10 17 (5.21%) Mandarin Language
11 16 (4.91%) Retail
12 15 (4.60%) Legal
13 14 (4.29%) Telecoms
14 13 (3.99%) Back Office
15 10 (3.07%) Financial Institution
16 6 (1.84%) Swedish Language
17 5 (1.53%) Russian Language
17 5 (1.53%) Front Office
17 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
17 5 (1.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 95 (29.14%) Analyst
2 44 (13.50%) Project Manager
3 37 (11.35%) Business Analyst
4 24 (7.36%) Service Analyst
4 24 (7.36%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (7.06%) Consultant
6 17 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (4.60%) Developer
8 14 (4.29%) Architect
8 14 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
9 11 (3.37%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (3.37%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 10 (3.07%) Applications Support
10 10 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.15%) Help Desk Analyst
11 7 (2.15%) Deployment Engineer
11 7 (2.15%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
12 6 (1.84%) Web Analyst
12 6 (1.84%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.60%) HTML
2 12 (3.68%) HTML5
3 9 (2.76%) jQuery
3 9 (2.76%) .NET
4 8 (2.45%) CSS
5 7 (2.15%) JSON
5 7 (2.15%) CSS3
6 6 (1.84%) Middleware
7 5 (1.53%) REST
7 5 (1.53%) Symfony
8 4 (1.23%) Android SDK
8 4 (1.23%) Web Services
9 3 (0.92%) J2EE
9 3 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.61%) iOS SDK
10 2 (0.61%) XML
10 2 (0.61%) ISPF
11 1 (0.31%) Java EE
11 1 (0.31%) MDX
11 1 (0.31%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.52%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.07%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.76%) Learning Management System
3 9 (2.76%) SWIFT
4 7 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.84%) Blog
5 6 (1.84%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.53%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.53%) Physics
7 4 (1.23%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.23%) Social Media
7 4 (1.23%) iPad
7 4 (1.23%) iPhone
8 3 (0.92%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.92%) FMCG
8 3 (0.92%) Derivative
9 2 (0.61%) Economics
9 2 (0.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 75 (23.01%) Windows
2 31 (9.51%) Windows 7
3 25 (7.67%) Windows XP
4 8 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.15%) Android
5 7 (2.15%) Linux
6 5 (1.53%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.23%) UNIX
7 4 (1.23%) AIX
7 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.61%) zOS
9 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (15.03%) Project Management
2 32 (9.82%) E-Commerce
3 29 (8.90%) Migration
4 28 (8.59%) Business Analysis
5 22 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (5.83%) PRINCE2
7 15 (4.60%) CRM
8 12 (3.68%) ERP
8 12 (3.68%) Change Management
8 12 (3.68%) Analytics
9 11 (3.37%) ITIL
9 11 (3.37%) B2C
10 10 (3.07%) B2B
10 10 (3.07%) Content Management
11 9 (2.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (2.45%) Risk Management
12 8 (2.45%) Workflow
12 8 (2.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (2.45%) Integration Testing
13 7 (2.15%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.52%) SQL
2 17 (5.21%) Java
3 16 (4.91%) PHP
4 15 (4.60%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.15%) Perl
5 7 (2.15%) C#
6 6 (1.84%) Python
7 5 (1.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.23%) C++
9 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.61%) REXX
10 2 (0.61%) C
10 2 (0.61%) ABAP
11 1 (0.31%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.31%) RPG
11 1 (0.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 36 (11.04%) Degree
2 18 (5.52%) MCSE
2 18 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.84%) PMP
4 6 (1.84%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.92%) ACCA
6 3 (0.92%) CIMA
7 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) CISSP
7 2 (0.61%) CISA
7 2 (0.61%) CISM
8 1 (0.31%) ISEB
8 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.31%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.53%) SLA
1 5 (1.53%) QA
2 4 (1.23%) AIFMD
2 4 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) GAAP
4 1 (0.31%) GxP
System Software
1 51 (15.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.23%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.61%) RACF
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.84%) SCCM
3 4 (1.23%) WSUS
3 4 (1.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.31%) OpenView
6 1 (0.31%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.31%) Control-M
6 1 (0.31%) Nagios
6 1 (0.31%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.90%) SAP
3 28 (8.59%) Cisco
4 25 (7.67%) Oracle
5 17 (5.21%) SolarWinds
6 16 (4.91%) Lotus
7 10 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (3.07%) IBM
8 9 (2.76%) Citrix
9 6 (1.84%) VMware
10 5 (1.53%) HP
10 5 (1.53%) Dell
11 4 (1.23%) NetApp
11 4 (1.23%) Google
12 3 (0.92%) Riverbed
12 3 (0.92%) Infoblox
12 3 (0.92%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.92%) Reuters
12 3 (0.92%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.92%) EMC
London
Red Commerce
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £160.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + Travel and accomodation (International Travel)
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 27 days ago