The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 310 328 295
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Contract jobs citing French Language 88 65 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.62% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 40 42
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£400 £425 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £324 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £530 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Average hourly rate £20.68 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.63 £17.10
% change year-on-year
+10.89% -26.16%
French Language
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9679 10434 9400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.82% 48.41% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6976 7367 6583
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 166 165
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +2.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £13.63 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £80.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in London

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in London

French Language
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

French Language Daily Rate Histogram in London

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in London

French Language
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

French Language Hourly Rate Histogram in London

French Language
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
City of London +22 25 £350 -33.33% 6
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 38 (23.17%) Finance
2 34 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.73%) German Language
3 31 (18.90%) MS Excel
3 31 (18.90%) Microsoft
4 29 (17.68%) Windows
4 29 (17.68%) Banking
5 28 (17.07%) Project Management
6 24 (14.63%) Citrix
7 23 (14.02%) MS Office
8 21 (12.80%) VMware
9 20 (12.20%) Telecoms
10 19 (11.59%) PRINCE2
10 19 (11.59%) SharePoint
10 19 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
11 18 (10.98%) MS Project
11 18 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (10.37%) SQL
13 16 (9.76%) Active Directory
13 16 (9.76%) Spanish Language
13 16 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (9.15%) CRM
14 15 (9.15%) SAP
14 15 (9.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (8.54%) Windows 7
16 13 (7.93%) User Experience
16 13 (7.93%) Lotus
16 13 (7.93%) IBM Notes
17 12 (7.32%) MS Visio
17 12 (7.32%) Legal

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (11.59%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.93%) IBM Notes
3 5 (3.05%) CMS
4 4 (2.44%) Lync
5 3 (1.83%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.61%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (18.90%) MS Excel
2 23 (14.02%) MS Office
3 19 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (10.98%) MS Project
5 12 (7.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.22%) Summit
2 2 (1.22%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.22%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.61%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.61%) Tridion
3 1 (0.61%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) VPN
2 5 (3.05%) WAN
2 5 (3.05%) LAN
3 4 (2.44%) Internet
4 3 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.83%) Softphone
5 2 (1.22%) Firewall
5 2 (1.22%) SNA
5 2 (1.22%) VoIP
6 1 (0.61%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
6 1 (0.61%) HTTP
6 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.22%) MS Access
3 1 (0.61%) OLTP
3 1 (0.61%) Big Data
3 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.22%) Maven
2 2 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.61%) Ant
3 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.61%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (23.17%) Finance
2 34 (20.73%) German Language
3 29 (17.68%) Banking
4 20 (12.20%) Telecoms
5 16 (9.76%) Spanish Language
6 12 (7.32%) Legal
7 11 (6.71%) Retail
8 10 (6.10%) Dutch Language
8 10 (6.10%) Investment Banking
9 8 (4.88%) Italian Language
10 7 (4.27%) Marketing
10 7 (4.27%) Back Office
11 6 (3.66%) Front Office
12 4 (2.44%) Advertising
12 4 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (1.83%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (1.83%) Swedish Language
13 3 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (1.22%) Publishing
14 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (24.39%) Analyst
2 39 (23.78%) Project Manager
3 22 (13.41%) Business Analyst
4 15 (9.15%) Developer
5 9 (5.49%) Trainer
5 9 (5.49%) Support Analyst
5 9 (5.49%) Applications Support
6 8 (4.88%) Consultant
7 7 (4.27%) iOS Developer
8 6 (3.66%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.05%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (2.44%) CRM Analyst
10 4 (2.44%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (2.44%) Data Analyst
10 4 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.44%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 4 (2.44%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.88%) JSON
2 3 (1.83%) Web Services
2 3 (1.83%) XML
2 3 (1.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.22%) Java EE
3 2 (1.22%) CSS
3 2 (1.22%) SOAP
4 1 (0.61%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.61%) Symfony
4 1 (0.61%) Spring
4 1 (0.61%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.61%) Ajax
4 1 (0.61%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.61%) cXML
4 1 (0.61%) iOS SDK
4 1 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.93%) User Experience
2 11 (6.71%) SWIFT
3 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Derivative
4 6 (3.66%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.05%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.83%) Equities
7 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.83%) iPad
8 2 (1.22%) Statistics
8 2 (1.22%) Social Network
8 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) PMI
9 1 (0.61%) GIS
9 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.61%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.68%) Windows
2 14 (8.54%) Windows 7
3 9 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 7 (4.27%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.66%) Android
7 5 (3.05%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.44%) UNIX
9 2 (1.22%) Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
10 1 (0.61%) NetWare
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) SUSE
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.07%) Project Management
3 19 (11.59%) PRINCE2
4 16 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (9.15%) CRM
6 11 (6.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (4.88%) ITIL
9 7 (4.27%) ERP
9 7 (4.27%) OO
9 7 (4.27%) iOS Development
9 7 (4.27%) Kanban
9 7 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (4.27%) Cash Management
10 5 (3.05%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.05%) Scrum
11 4 (2.44%) Fund Accounting
11 4 (2.44%) Business Transformation
11 4 (2.44%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.44%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.37%) SQL
2 7 (4.27%) Java
3 4 (2.44%) PHP
4 3 (1.83%) VB
5 2 (1.22%) Python
5 2 (1.22%) ABAP
5 2 (1.22%) VBA
5 2 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.61%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) XQuery
6 1 (0.61%) Ruby
6 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (9.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (6.71%) Degree
3 2 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PhD
4 1 (0.61%) ACCA
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) GAAP
3 1 (0.61%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) NDS
3 1 (0.61%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) SCSM
2 2 (1.22%) SCCM
2 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) DameWare
Vendors
1 31 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.63%) Citrix
3 21 (12.80%) VMware
4 15 (9.15%) SAP
5 13 (7.93%) Lotus
6 5 (3.05%) Oracle
6 5 (3.05%) Intel
6 5 (3.05%) Apple
7 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.83%) Sybase
8 3 (1.83%) Cisco
8 3 (1.83%) Fidessa
8 3 (1.83%) Avaya
8 3 (1.83%) Google
8 3 (1.83%) Altiris
9 2 (1.22%) HP
9 2 (1.22%) CODA
9 2 (1.22%) Adobe
9 2 (1.22%) IBM
10 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
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