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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 416 395 354
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -41
Contract jobs citing French Language 154 161 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.82% 0.80% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 79 94
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £187 £225
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 9 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.81 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.68% +106.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £28.40 £22.50
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
18850 20032 23519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.79% 43.11% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11959 12606 14339
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 £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 582 685
Average hourly rate £20.59 £22.54 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.01 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.00 £49.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 23 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 23 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 +13 101 £381 -7.63% 49
South East -28 16 £378 +4.86% 7
North West -9 4 £275 -28.57% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £118 -
West Midlands -16 1 £250 - 1
East of England - - - - 5
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 3
North East - - - -
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 85 (24.71%) Finance
2 75 (21.80%) Windows
3 65 (18.90%) Microsoft
4 62 (18.02%) German Language
5 56 (16.28%) Spanish Language
6 54 (15.70%) Dutch Language
6 54 (15.70%) Project Management
7 51 (14.83%) Active Directory
8 46 (13.37%) MS Excel
9 43 (12.50%) Banking
10 40 (11.63%) MS Office
11 38 (11.05%) Degree
12 35 (10.17%) Marketing
13 33 (9.59%) SAP
14 31 (9.01%) Windows 7
15 30 (8.72%) Italian Language
16 29 (8.43%) Cisco
17 28 (8.14%) Oracle
17 28 (8.14%) Migration
17 28 (8.14%) Business Analysis
18 27 (7.85%) E-Commerce
18 27 (7.85%) LAN
18 27 (7.85%) WAN
19 26 (7.56%) Advertising
20 25 (7.27%) Windows XP
21 23 (6.69%) Firewall
22 22 (6.40%) SQL
22 22 (6.40%) DHCP
22 22 (6.40%) DNS
23 21 (6.10%) MS Exchange

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (6.10%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.65%) CMS
5 14 (4.07%) IBM Notes
6 9 (2.62%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.62%) Magnolia
7 4 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.87%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (0.87%) SAS
8 3 (0.87%) Drupal
9 2 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.58%) CICS
9 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.58%) Documentum
10 1 (0.29%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 46 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 40 (11.63%) MS Office
3 17 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.74%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.16%) MS Project
6 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.29%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.16%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.87%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.87%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.58%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.58%) Summit
4 2 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.58%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.58%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.58%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.29%) Agresso
5 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.85%) LAN
1 27 (7.85%) WAN
2 23 (6.69%) Firewall
3 22 (6.40%) DHCP
3 22 (6.40%) DNS
4 18 (5.23%) TCP/IP
5 13 (3.78%) Internet
6 10 (2.91%) VoIP
7 8 (2.33%) VPN
8 7 (2.03%) MPLS
9 5 (1.45%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.45%) SDH
9 5 (1.45%) LDAP
10 4 (1.16%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.87%) Wireless
11 3 (0.87%) Extranet
11 3 (0.87%) Intranet
11 3 (0.87%) VPLS
11 3 (0.87%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.91%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.45%) DB2
3 4 (1.16%) MS Access
3 4 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.87%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (0.87%) OLAP
4 3 (0.87%) MySQL
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.58%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.58%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.29%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.29%) QlikView
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.16%) MSI
2 4 (1.16%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.58%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (24.71%) Finance
2 62 (18.02%) German Language
3 56 (16.28%) Spanish Language
4 54 (15.70%) Dutch Language
5 43 (12.50%) Banking
6 35 (10.17%) Marketing
7 30 (8.72%) Italian Language
8 26 (7.56%) Advertising
9 21 (6.10%) Investment Banking
10 18 (5.23%) Retail
11 17 (4.94%) Mandarin Language
12 16 (4.65%) Telecoms
13 13 (3.78%) Legal
14 12 (3.49%) Back Office
15 10 (2.91%) Financial Institution
16 7 (2.03%) Front Office
17 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
17 6 (1.74%) Swedish Language
18 5 (1.45%) Russian Language
18 5 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 92 (26.74%) Analyst
2 50 (14.53%) Project Manager
3 33 (9.59%) Business Analyst
4 27 (7.85%) Consultant
5 23 (6.69%) Service Analyst
5 23 (6.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (4.94%) Architect
6 17 (4.94%) Developer
7 14 (4.07%) SAP Consultant
8 12 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (2.62%) Junior
10 9 (2.62%) Applications Support
11 8 (2.33%) Help Desk Analyst
12 7 (2.03%) Coordinator
12 7 (2.03%) Deployment Engineer
12 7 (2.03%) Banking Business Analyst
12 7 (2.03%) PMO Analyst
12 7 (2.03%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.36%) HTML
2 12 (3.49%) HTML5
3 10 (2.91%) .NET
4 9 (2.62%) jQuery
5 8 (2.33%) CSS
6 7 (2.03%) JSON
6 7 (2.03%) CSS3
7 6 (1.74%) Middleware
8 5 (1.45%) Web Services
8 5 (1.45%) REST
8 5 (1.45%) Symfony
9 4 (1.16%) Android SDK
10 3 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (0.87%) J2EE
11 2 (0.58%) XML
11 2 (0.58%) iOS SDK
11 2 (0.58%) ISPF
12 1 (0.29%) Java EE
12 1 (0.29%) GWT
12 1 (0.29%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 10 (2.91%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.62%) Learning Management System
4 8 (2.33%) SWIFT
5 7 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.74%) Blog
6 6 (1.74%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.45%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.45%) Physics
8 4 (1.16%) Chemistry
8 4 (1.16%) Derivative
8 4 (1.16%) Social Media
8 4 (1.16%) iPad
8 4 (1.16%) iPhone
9 3 (0.87%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.87%) FMCG
10 2 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 75 (21.80%) Windows
2 31 (9.01%) Windows 7
3 25 (7.27%) Windows XP
4 8 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.03%) Android
5 7 (2.03%) Linux
6 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.16%) UNIX
7 4 (1.16%) AIX
8 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.58%) zOS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.70%) Project Management
2 28 (8.14%) Migration
2 28 (8.14%) Business Analysis
3 27 (7.85%) E-Commerce
4 20 (5.81%) PRINCE2
5 18 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (4.36%) CRM
7 13 (3.78%) Change Management
8 12 (3.49%) ITIL
8 12 (3.49%) Analytics
9 11 (3.20%) ERP
10 10 (2.91%) Content Management
10 10 (2.91%) Integration Testing
11 9 (2.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (2.33%) Risk Management
12 8 (2.33%) Workflow
12 8 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (2.33%) B2B
12 8 (2.33%) B2C
13 7 (2.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.40%) SQL
2 17 (4.94%) PHP
2 17 (4.94%) Java
3 15 (4.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.62%) C#
5 7 (2.03%) Perl
5 7 (2.03%) Python
6 6 (1.74%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.45%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.16%) C++
9 2 (0.58%) REXX
9 2 (0.58%) C
9 2 (0.58%) ABAP
10 1 (0.29%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.29%) COBOL
10 1 (0.29%) RPG
10 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (11.05%) Degree
2 18 (5.23%) MCSE
2 18 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.62%) PMP
3 9 (2.62%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.87%) ACCA
6 3 (0.87%) CIMA
7 2 (0.58%) CIPD
7 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) CISA
7 2 (0.58%) CISM
7 2 (0.58%) CISSP
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.29%) CCNP
8 1 (0.29%) CCNA
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.74%) SLA
1 6 (1.74%) QA
2 4 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.16%) AIFMD
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) GAAP
System Software
1 51 (14.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.16%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.58%) RACF
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.74%) SCCM
3 4 (1.16%) WSUS
3 4 (1.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.58%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.58%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.29%) OpenView
6 1 (0.29%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.29%) Control-M
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.59%) SAP
3 29 (8.43%) Cisco
4 28 (8.14%) Oracle
5 17 (4.94%) SolarWinds
6 14 (4.07%) Lotus
7 10 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.91%) IBM
7 10 (2.91%) Citrix
8 6 (1.74%) VMware
9 5 (1.45%) HP
9 5 (1.45%) Dell
10 4 (1.16%) NetApp
10 4 (1.16%) Google
11 3 (0.87%) Infoblox
11 3 (0.87%) Riverbed
11 3 (0.87%) EMC
11 3 (0.87%) CA
11 3 (0.87%) Reuters
11 3 (0.87%) Red Hat
Central London / West End
Salt
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + Travel and accomodation (International Travel)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 20 days ago