The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 16 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 Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 64 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing German Language 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.31% 0.64%
As % of the General category 1.82% 0.63% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £250 £138
% change year-on-year
+33.00% +81.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-69.69% +88.57%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
330 317 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.98% 48.84% 46.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 151 200
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 26
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -52.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
German Language
East of England

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

German Language
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
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Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
German Language
East of England

German Language
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing German 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 German Language.

1 3 (42.86%) Business Development
1 3 (42.86%) Polish Language
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) OVSD
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) OpenView
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing German 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 German Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Polish Language
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OVSD
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP