The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank - 63 65
Contract jobs citing French Language 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.55% 0.92%
As % of the General category - 1.81% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £225 £333
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -32.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -34.14%
French Language
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
296 221 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.51% 30.27% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 100 155
Median daily rate £420 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +59.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing French Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire