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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 378 344 337
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -7
Contract jobs citing French Language 55 77 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.76% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 58
Average daily rate £500 £500 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £289 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £550 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £210 £333
% change year-on-year
+54.76% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £18.45 £13.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.20% -51.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.69 £17.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -34.14%
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
10126 10187 10673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.01% 45.47% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7511 7198 7494
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 119 177
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +39 7 £325 -35.00%
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (21.74%) User Experience
2 19 (20.65%) Finance
3 18 (19.57%) Spanish Language
4 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (16.30%) German Language
5 15 (16.30%) Italian Language
6 14 (15.22%) Degree
6 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.13%) Polish Language
8 12 (13.04%) Usability Testing
8 12 (13.04%) Market Research
8 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.04%) Marketing
8 12 (13.04%) Windows
9 11 (11.96%) ITIL
9 11 (11.96%) Human Factors
9 11 (11.96%) Axure RP
10 10 (10.87%) Mobile App
10 10 (10.87%) SQL
11 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
11 9 (9.78%) CISSP
12 8 (8.70%) CISM
12 8 (8.70%) Migration
12 8 (8.70%) Information Security
12 8 (8.70%) CISMP
13 7 (7.61%) Scrum
13 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (7.61%) Change Management
13 7 (7.61%) VPN
13 7 (7.61%) MS Office

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Office
2 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.09%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.17%) SaaS
2 2 (2.17%) Yammer
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) VPN
2 5 (5.43%) LAN
3 3 (3.26%) MPLS
3 3 (3.26%) SAN
3 3 (3.26%) WAN
4 2 (2.17%) DHCP
4 2 (2.17%) DNS
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) Firewall
5 1 (1.09%) FTP
5 1 (1.09%) HSRP
5 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.09%) NAS
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) SSH
5 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.09%) VLAN
5 1 (1.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Ingres
2 2 (2.17%) OLAP
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.09%) CodeRush
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) JIRA
3 1 (1.09%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 18 (19.57%) Spanish Language
3 15 (16.30%) German Language
3 15 (16.30%) Italian Language
4 13 (14.13%) Polish Language
5 12 (13.04%) Marketing
6 6 (6.52%) Banking
6 6 (6.52%) Dutch Language
7 4 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
8 3 (3.26%) Games
8 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.26%) Retail
9 2 (2.17%) Billing
9 2 (2.17%) Electronics
9 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.17%) Law
9 2 (2.17%) Legal
9 2 (2.17%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (1.09%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Analyst
2 12 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) User Researcher
4 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 10 (10.87%) Senior User Researcher
5 7 (7.61%) Chief Information Officer
5 7 (7.61%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 7 (7.61%) Chief Security Officer
5 7 (7.61%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (7.61%) Security Officer
6 6 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) CIO
8 4 (4.35%) Architect
9 3 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.26%) Derivatives Business Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.26%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Information Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
1 3 (3.26%) HTML
2 2 (2.17%) CSS
2 2 (2.17%) HTML5
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.09%) EJB
3 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
3 1 (1.09%) JMS
3 1 (1.09%) jQuery
3 1 (1.09%) JSP
3 1 (1.09%) LINQ
3 1 (1.09%) NHibernate
3 1 (1.09%) Swing
3 1 (1.09%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) User Experience
2 16 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.87%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.52%) Derivative
5 5 (5.43%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.09%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.09%) Photography
9 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.09%) Psychology
9 1 (1.09%) Replication
9 1 (1.09%) RIA
9 1 (1.09%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Unix
3 3 (3.26%) Android
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.09%) VMS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (13.04%) Market Research
1 12 (13.04%) Usability Testing
2 11 (11.96%) Human Factors
2 11 (11.96%) ITIL
3 8 (8.70%) Information Security
3 8 (8.70%) Migration
4 7 (7.61%) Change Management
4 7 (7.61%) Scrum
4 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.52%) Use Case
6 5 (5.43%) Project Management
7 4 (4.35%) B2B
7 4 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.35%) UML
8 3 (3.26%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) SQL
2 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.09%) C#
3 1 (1.09%) C++
3 1 (1.09%) Java
3 1 (1.09%) Perl
3 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.09%) VBA
3 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Degree
2 9 (9.78%) CISSP
3 8 (8.70%) CISM
3 8 (8.70%) CISMP
4 3 (3.26%) CCNA
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.09%) APMP
6 1 (1.09%) MCSE
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) MiFID
2 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.09%) EMIR
3 1 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) OpenSSH
4 1 (1.09%) vCloud
4 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.09%) Control-M
2 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.09%) MOM
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) SAP
3 6 (6.52%) Citrix
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco
5 3 (3.26%) Lotus
5 3 (3.26%) Sophis
6 2 (2.17%) EMC
6 2 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (1.09%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.09%) BMC
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) Informatica
7 1 (1.09%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.09%) NetApp
7 1 (1.09%) OpenText
7 1 (1.09%) Sony
7 1 (1.09%) TIBCO
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