The 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 456 380 401
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +21
Contract jobs citing French Language 125 187 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.62% 0.92% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 103 88
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £160 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £23.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+104.34% -4.16%
French Language
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20314 20407 23618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.07% 42.41% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12628 13067 14245
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 £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 540 688
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £26.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -21.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -30 68 £400 -5.88% 44
South East -37 21 £400 +11.11% 15
East of England -25 2 £225 +95.65% 7
West Midlands -20 1 £250 +121.23% 2
East Midlands - 1 £365 - 3
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
South West - - - - 6
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 69 (24.13%) Finance
2 59 (20.63%) Microsoft
3 54 (18.88%) Windows
4 50 (17.48%) German Language
5 49 (17.13%) Dutch Language
5 49 (17.13%) Banking
6 44 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 41 (14.34%) Spanish Language
8 38 (13.29%) MS Office
8 38 (13.29%) Active Directory
9 36 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (12.59%) Marketing
9 36 (12.59%) Degree
10 35 (12.24%) SAP
11 30 (10.49%) Project Management
12 29 (10.14%) E-Commerce
13 26 (9.09%) Windows 7
14 22 (7.69%) Migration
14 22 (7.69%) Windows XP
14 22 (7.69%) Investment Banking
15 21 (7.34%) LAN
15 21 (7.34%) WAN
15 21 (7.34%) Cisco
15 21 (7.34%) Oracle
15 21 (7.34%) Advertising
16 20 (6.99%) Java
17 19 (6.64%) HTML
17 19 (6.64%) MS Exchange
17 19 (6.64%) SWIFT
18 18 (6.29%) SQL

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (6.64%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.94%) IBM Notes
3 16 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (3.50%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.15%) CMS
7 5 (1.75%) Magnolia
8 4 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
9 3 (1.05%) Drupal
9 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.70%) SAS
10 2 (0.70%) Documentum
10 2 (0.70%) CICS
10 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.35%) Jetty
11 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 44 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 38 (13.29%) MS Office
3 16 (5.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.05%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.75%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.05%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.05%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.70%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.70%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.70%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.70%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (0.70%) SAP CS
4 2 (0.70%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI-AA
5 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.34%) LAN
1 21 (7.34%) WAN
2 16 (5.59%) Firewall
2 16 (5.59%) DHCP
2 16 (5.59%) DNS
3 15 (5.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.15%) Internet
4 9 (3.15%) VoIP
5 7 (2.45%) VPN
6 4 (1.40%) MPLS
7 3 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.05%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.05%) SDH
8 2 (0.70%) HTTP
8 2 (0.70%) DWDM
8 2 (0.70%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.35%) VPLS
9 1 (0.35%) VDSL
9 1 (0.35%) SHDSL
9 1 (0.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.45%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.75%) MS Access
4 3 (1.05%) DB2
4 3 (1.05%) MySQL
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.70%) OLAP
5 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.70%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) QlikView
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.10%) JIRA
3 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.70%) ChangeMan
3 2 (0.70%) Maven
4 1 (0.35%) Subversion
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.35%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
General
1 69 (24.13%) Finance
2 50 (17.48%) German Language
3 49 (17.13%) Dutch Language
3 49 (17.13%) Banking
4 41 (14.34%) Spanish Language
5 36 (12.59%) Marketing
6 22 (7.69%) Investment Banking
7 21 (7.34%) Advertising
8 17 (5.94%) Back Office
8 17 (5.94%) Legal
9 16 (5.59%) Retail
10 14 (4.90%) Mandarin Language
11 13 (4.55%) Telecoms
12 10 (3.50%) Italian Language
13 7 (2.45%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (2.10%) Swedish Language
15 5 (1.75%) Billing
16 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
16 4 (1.40%) Front Office
16 4 (1.40%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 82 (28.67%) Analyst
2 33 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 25 (8.74%) Consultant
4 24 (8.39%) Developer
5 23 (8.04%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.99%) Service Analyst
6 20 (6.99%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (5.94%) Applications Support
8 16 (5.59%) Architect
9 14 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
10 13 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
11 12 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.45%) Banking Business Analyst
12 7 (2.45%) PMO Analyst
12 7 (2.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 6 (2.10%) iOS Developer
13 6 (2.10%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (2.10%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.10%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.64%) HTML
2 13 (4.55%) HTML5
3 11 (3.85%) JSON
4 10 (3.50%) CSS
4 10 (3.50%) jQuery
5 7 (2.45%) REST
5 7 (2.45%) CSS3
6 6 (2.10%) Middleware
6 6 (2.10%) Symfony
7 5 (1.75%) .NET
7 5 (1.75%) XML
7 5 (1.75%) Android SDK
8 4 (1.40%) Web Services
9 3 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.05%) SOAP
9 3 (1.05%) iOS SDK
10 2 (0.70%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.70%) XHTML
10 2 (0.70%) J2EE
10 2 (0.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.64%) SWIFT
2 17 (5.94%) User Experience
3 15 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.20%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.50%) Learning Management System
7 8 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.10%) Social Media
8 6 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.75%) Derivative
10 4 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.40%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.40%) Physics
10 4 (1.40%) Chemistry
11 3 (1.05%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.05%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.05%) Blog
11 3 (1.05%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 54 (18.88%) Windows
2 26 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 22 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 11 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.80%) Android
6 7 (2.45%) Linux
7 5 (1.75%) UNIX
8 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.70%) zOS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) SUSE
11 1 (0.35%) AIX
11 1 (0.35%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (10.49%) Project Management
3 29 (10.14%) E-Commerce
4 22 (7.69%) Migration
5 17 (5.94%) ERP
6 16 (5.59%) CRM
7 15 (5.24%) PRINCE2
8 13 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 12 (4.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (3.50%) OO
11 10 (3.50%) Change Management
12 9 (3.15%) Workflow
13 8 (2.80%) B2C
13 8 (2.80%) ITIL
13 8 (2.80%) Content Management
14 7 (2.45%) Logistics
14 7 (2.45%) Risk Management
14 7 (2.45%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (2.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.99%) Java
2 18 (6.29%) SQL
3 14 (4.90%) PHP
4 11 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.10%) Python
6 4 (1.40%) ABAP
7 3 (1.05%) Perl
7 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.70%) REXX
8 2 (0.70%) C#
8 2 (0.70%) C++
9 1 (0.35%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.35%) VB
9 1 (0.35%) C
9 1 (0.35%) RPG
9 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (12.59%) Degree
2 14 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (4.90%) MCSE
3 5 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.05%) CIMA
4 3 (1.05%) ACCA
4 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.35%) CISA
5 1 (0.35%) CISM
5 1 (0.35%) MBA
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.35%) CISSP
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.15%) SLA
2 6 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) MiFID
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) GAAP
4 1 (0.35%) GxP
System Software
1 38 (13.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.70%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.70%) RACF
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.35%) XenApp
4 1 (0.35%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (0.35%) NDS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (0.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.70%) SCCM
4 1 (0.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.35%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.35%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.35%) Control-M
4 1 (0.35%) Nagios
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.35%) OpenView
4 1 (0.35%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 59 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.24%) SAP
3 21 (7.34%) Cisco
3 21 (7.34%) Oracle
4 17 (5.94%) Lotus
5 14 (4.90%) SolarWinds
6 9 (3.15%) Citrix
6 9 (3.15%) IBM
7 8 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.10%) VMware
9 5 (1.75%) HP
10 4 (1.40%) Dell
10 4 (1.40%) Reuters
10 4 (1.40%) Google
11 3 (1.05%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.05%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.05%) CA
11 3 (1.05%) EMC
11 3 (1.05%) Fidessa
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