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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 331 323 277
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -46
Contract jobs citing French Language 77 90 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.83% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 58 73
Average daily rate
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£500 £398 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% -9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £185 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £333 £288
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £13.25 £27.50 £25.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.81% +6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.20 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £28.00 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.14% -31.66%
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
10128 10831 11257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.48% 45.82% 51.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7159 7615 7971
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 179 117
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.88 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £48.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 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
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 24 April 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 +6 10 £500 +11.11% 16
Chiswick - 1 £130 -
Croydon - 1 £350 - 1
Harrow - 1 - -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (25.75%) Finance
2 37 (22.16%) German Language
3 28 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.57%) Project Management
4 26 (15.57%) SQL
4 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
5 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
5 25 (14.97%) Windows
6 21 (12.57%) Spanish Language
7 20 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (11.98%) CRM
8 19 (11.38%) PRINCE2
8 19 (11.38%) Citrix
8 19 (11.38%) Telecoms
9 17 (10.18%) MS Project
9 17 (10.18%) SharePoint
9 17 (10.18%) VMware
9 17 (10.18%) Banking
10 16 (9.58%) Italian Language
10 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
10 16 (9.58%) Java
11 15 (8.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 15 (8.98%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (8.38%) Dutch Language
13 13 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (7.78%) Derivative
13 13 (7.78%) SAP
13 13 (7.78%) Front Office
14 12 (7.19%) MS Office
14 12 (7.19%) Business Intelligence

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (10.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.99%) CMS
3 4 (2.40%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.20%) FileNet
4 2 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.60%) Drupal
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.18%) MS Project
3 13 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (7.19%) MS Office
4 12 (7.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Summit
2 4 (2.40%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.60%) CTI
2 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.60%) Firewall
2 1 (0.60%) SSL
2 1 (0.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
2 1 (0.60%) FTP
2 1 (0.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.60%) VPN
2 1 (0.60%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.20%) OLTP
5 1 (0.60%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) JIRA
2 2 (1.20%) Maven
3 1 (0.60%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.60%) Ant
3 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (25.75%) Finance
2 37 (22.16%) German Language
3 21 (12.57%) Spanish Language
4 19 (11.38%) Telecoms
5 17 (10.18%) Banking
6 16 (9.58%) Italian Language
7 14 (8.38%) Dutch Language
8 13 (7.78%) Front Office
9 10 (5.99%) Legal
9 10 (5.99%) Marketing
10 9 (5.39%) Retail
11 7 (4.19%) Investment Banking
11 7 (4.19%) Automotive
12 5 (2.99%) Back Office
13 4 (2.40%) Russian Language
14 3 (1.80%) Swedish Language
14 3 (1.80%) Advertising
15 2 (1.20%) Billing
15 2 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 46 (27.54%) Analyst
2 41 (24.55%) Project Manager
3 32 (19.16%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.78%) Developer
5 8 (4.79%) Support Analyst
5 8 (4.79%) Consultant
6 7 (4.19%) Java Developer
7 6 (3.59%) RAD Developer
8 5 (2.99%) Python Developer
8 5 (2.99%) Excel Developer
8 5 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (2.40%) CRM Analyst
9 4 (2.40%) iOS Developer
9 4 (2.40%) Delivery Project Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 4 (2.40%) CRM Business Analyst
10 3 (1.80%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) .NET
1 4 (2.40%) JSON
2 3 (1.80%) Web Services
2 3 (1.80%) XML
3 2 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (1.20%) CSS
3 2 (1.20%) SOAP
3 2 (1.20%) Java EE
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.60%) Ajax
4 1 (0.60%) Spring
4 1 (0.60%) cXML
4 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) Vaadin
4 1 (0.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Derivative
2 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) User Experience
4 8 (4.79%) SWIFT
5 6 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (3.59%) Equities
5 6 (3.59%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.40%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.80%) iPhone
8 2 (1.20%) EPoS
8 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.20%) Economics
9 1 (0.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Statistics
9 1 (0.60%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.60%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.97%) Windows
2 9 (5.39%) UNIX
3 6 (3.59%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.99%) Mac OS
4 5 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.40%) Android
6 3 (1.80%) Solaris
7 2 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.57%) Project Management
3 20 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (11.98%) CRM
4 19 (11.38%) PRINCE2
5 12 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (4.79%) ITIL
7 8 (4.79%) Migration
7 8 (4.79%) Business Analysis
8 7 (4.19%) Scrum
8 7 (4.19%) RAD
8 7 (4.19%) ERP
8 7 (4.19%) Software Delivery
9 6 (3.59%) Business Transformation
9 6 (3.59%) Greeks
9 6 (3.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.99%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.99%) Quantitative Analysis
10 5 (2.99%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.57%) SQL
2 16 (9.58%) Java
3 9 (5.39%) VB
4 8 (4.79%) VBA
4 8 (4.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.79%) Python
5 6 (3.59%) C#
6 5 (2.99%) VB6
7 4 (2.40%) PHP
8 2 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) C++
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.60%) XQuery
9 1 (0.60%) Go
Qualifications
1 15 (8.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (7.19%) Degree
3 2 (1.20%) CIMA
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.20%) ACCA
4 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PMP
4 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) GAAP
System Software
1 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) SCSM
1 3 (1.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) Citrix
3 17 (10.18%) VMware
4 13 (7.78%) SAP
5 8 (4.79%) Sybase
6 5 (2.99%) Apple
6 5 (2.99%) Intel
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle
7 4 (2.40%) Lotus
8 2 (1.20%) Wall Street Systems
8 2 (1.20%) Cisco
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) SunGard
8 2 (1.20%) BT
8 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.20%) Google
9 1 (0.60%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.60%) Software AG
9 1 (0.60%) Informatica
9 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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OCC Computer personnel
Rate: Negotiable
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