The first 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 July 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 London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 311 332 274
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -58
Contract jobs citing French Language 95 89 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.37% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.90% 0.72% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 55 74
Average daily rate
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£387 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.18% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.90 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.74% +9.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £18.59 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £27.05 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +36.00%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10527 12402 13596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.78% 51.10% 51.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7333 8696 9245
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 185 228
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £42.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
French Language
England

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 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
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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 +23 28 £340 -20.00% 16
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 53 (27.75%) Windows
2 47 (24.61%) Microsoft
3 46 (24.08%) Finance
4 40 (20.94%) Banking
4 40 (20.94%) Active Directory
5 38 (19.90%) MS Excel
6 34 (17.80%) Spanish Language
7 29 (15.18%) German Language
8 27 (14.14%) MS Office
8 27 (14.14%) Degree
9 26 (13.61%) LAN
9 26 (13.61%) WAN
9 26 (13.61%) Cisco
10 23 (12.04%) Project Management
11 22 (11.52%) DHCP
11 22 (11.52%) DNS
11 22 (11.52%) Firewall
12 21 (10.99%) Marketing
12 21 (10.99%) Windows 7
13 20 (10.47%) Investment Banking
13 20 (10.47%) Advertising
13 20 (10.47%) MS Exchange
14 19 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (9.42%) TCP/IP
15 18 (9.42%) MCSE
15 18 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (8.90%) PHP
16 17 (8.90%) SolarWinds
16 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2007

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 20 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (7.33%) IBM Notes
5 7 (3.66%) CMS
6 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.57%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.05%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.05%) CICS
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.05%) SAS
9 1 (0.52%) Documentum
9 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.14%) MS Office
3 16 (8.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.52%) Agresso
2 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.52%) SAP AFS
2 1 (0.52%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.61%) LAN
1 26 (13.61%) WAN
2 22 (11.52%) DHCP
2 22 (11.52%) DNS
2 22 (11.52%) Firewall
3 18 (9.42%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.19%) Internet
5 6 (3.14%) VPN
5 6 (3.14%) VoIP
6 5 (2.62%) LDAP
6 5 (2.62%) MPLS
7 3 (1.57%) SDH
7 3 (1.57%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.57%) Intranet
7 3 (1.57%) Extranet
7 3 (1.57%) VPLS
8 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.57%) MS Access
2 3 (1.57%) DB2
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.05%) OLAP
3 2 (1.05%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.09%) InstallShield
2 4 (2.09%) MSI
3 2 (1.05%) ChangeMan
4 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 46 (24.08%) Finance
2 40 (20.94%) Banking
3 34 (17.80%) Spanish Language
4 29 (15.18%) German Language
5 21 (10.99%) Marketing
6 20 (10.47%) Investment Banking
6 20 (10.47%) Advertising
7 17 (8.90%) Mandarin Language
8 13 (6.81%) Retail
8 13 (6.81%) Dutch Language
9 11 (5.76%) Back Office
10 10 (5.24%) Legal
11 9 (4.71%) Telecoms
12 8 (4.19%) Italian Language
13 6 (3.14%) Financial Institution
14 4 (2.09%) Hungarian Language
14 4 (2.09%) Finnish Language
15 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
15 3 (1.57%) Front Office
16 2 (1.05%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (25.13%) Analyst
2 22 (11.52%) Project Manager
2 22 (11.52%) Business Analyst
3 17 (8.90%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (7.85%) Service Analyst
4 15 (7.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (6.81%) Architect
6 12 (6.28%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (6.28%) Developer
7 10 (5.24%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.19%) Consultant
10 7 (3.66%) Banking Business Analyst
10 7 (3.66%) Deployment Engineer
11 5 (2.62%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (2.62%) Support Engineer
11 5 (2.62%) Infrastructure Manager
12 4 (2.09%) Android Developer
12 4 (2.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) HTML
2 12 (6.28%) HTML5
3 7 (3.66%) CSS
3 7 (3.66%) JSON
3 7 (3.66%) jQuery
3 7 (3.66%) CSS3
4 5 (2.62%) Symfony
4 5 (2.62%) REST
5 4 (2.09%) Android SDK
5 4 (2.09%) Middleware
5 4 (2.09%) .NET
6 3 (1.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.05%) iOS SDK
7 2 (1.05%) ISPF
7 2 (1.05%) Web Services
7 2 (1.05%) XML
8 1 (0.52%) WSDL
8 1 (0.52%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.52%) SOAP
8 1 (0.52%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.76%) Mobile App
2 9 (4.71%) SWIFT
2 9 (4.71%) Learning Management System
3 6 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.62%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.62%) Blog
5 4 (2.09%) iPad
5 4 (2.09%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.09%) Physics
5 4 (2.09%) Chemistry
5 4 (2.09%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.57%) Derivative
7 2 (1.05%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.05%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) Economics
8 1 (0.52%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.75%) Windows
2 21 (10.99%) Windows 7
3 15 (7.85%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.62%) Linux
4 5 (2.62%) Windows 8
4 5 (2.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.09%) Android
5 4 (2.09%) AIX
5 4 (2.09%) UNIX
6 3 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.05%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.04%) Project Management
2 15 (7.85%) E-Commerce
2 15 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (6.81%) Migration
4 12 (6.28%) PRINCE2
5 11 (5.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (4.19%) ERP
7 7 (3.66%) OO
7 7 (3.66%) Workflow
7 7 (3.66%) Analytics
8 6 (3.14%) Data Migration
8 6 (3.14%) Change Management
8 6 (3.14%) ITIL
8 6 (3.14%) CRM
9 5 (2.62%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (2.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (2.09%) Android Development
10 4 (2.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.90%) PHP
2 16 (8.38%) SQL
3 14 (7.33%) Java
4 12 (6.28%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.62%) C#
6 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.09%) Perl
6 4 (2.09%) Python
7 3 (1.57%) C++
8 2 (1.05%) REXX
8 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) VBScript
9 1 (0.52%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.14%) Degree
2 18 (9.42%) MCSE
2 18 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.14%) PMP
3 6 (3.14%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.57%) ACCA
5 3 (1.57%) CIMA
6 2 (1.05%) CISA
6 2 (1.05%) CISM
6 2 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB
7 1 (0.52%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) SLA
1 5 (2.62%) QA
2 4 (2.09%) AIFMD
2 4 (2.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) GAAP
System Software
1 40 (20.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.05%) RACF
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.14%) SCCM
3 4 (2.09%) WSUS
3 4 (2.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.05%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.52%) Nagios
6 1 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 47 (24.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.61%) Cisco
3 17 (8.90%) SolarWinds
4 15 (7.85%) Oracle
5 14 (7.33%) Lotus
6 13 (6.81%) SAP
7 10 (5.24%) IBM
8 5 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.09%) Google
9 4 (2.09%) NetApp
9 4 (2.09%) Citrix
9 4 (2.09%) HP
9 4 (2.09%) Dell
10 3 (1.57%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.57%) Reuters
10 3 (1.57%) Infoblox
10 3 (1.57%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.05%) VMware
11 2 (1.05%) CA
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