The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 376 338 380
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +42
Contract jobs citing German Language 48 78 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.43% 0.72% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 45 24
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£425 £460 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £343 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £680 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £318 £165
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +92.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £140.00 £11.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1117.39% -39.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +26.19%
German 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
11068 10861 12812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.73% 44.82% 50.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7885 7557 9045
Average daily rate £476 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 151 170
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £39.00 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in London

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in London

German Language
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

German Language Daily Rate Histogram in London

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in London

German 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 German Language within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 +13 13 £388 -8.82% 18
Feltham - 2 £200 -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (31.91%) French Language
2 21 (22.34%) Italian Language
3 20 (21.28%) Spanish Language
3 20 (21.28%) SAP
4 19 (20.21%) Project Management
5 18 (19.15%) Windows
6 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.02%) Finance
7 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.64%) CRM
9 9 (9.57%) ITIL
9 9 (9.57%) Migration
9 9 (9.57%) Banking
9 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (8.51%) MS Office
10 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
11 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (7.45%) UNIX
11 7 (7.45%) Linux
11 7 (7.45%) ERP
11 7 (7.45%) Oracle
11 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
11 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
11 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.45%) Data Mapping
12 6 (6.38%) Law
12 6 (6.38%) Change Management

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Office
2 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.13%) Markit EDM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.13%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.06%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.06%) Endur
3 1 (1.06%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.06%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) Yammer
3 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Wireless
3 1 (1.06%) MVNO
3 1 (1.06%) Avaya Modular Messaging
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) DEFINITY
3 1 (1.06%) LDAP
3 1 (1.06%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.13%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.06%) HBase
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.06%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
General
1 30 (31.91%) French Language
2 21 (22.34%) Italian Language
3 20 (21.28%) Spanish Language
4 16 (17.02%) Finance
5 9 (9.57%) Banking
6 6 (6.38%) Law
7 5 (5.32%) Games
7 5 (5.32%) Front Office
7 5 (5.32%) Marketing
8 3 (3.19%) Dutch Language
8 3 (3.19%) Automotive
8 3 (3.19%) Legal
9 2 (2.13%) Military
9 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.13%) Retail
9 2 (2.13%) Polish Language
10 1 (1.06%) Russian Language
10 1 (1.06%) Billing
10 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.06%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Analyst
2 11 (11.70%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.57%) Consultant
4 8 (8.51%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.32%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.19%) Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Change Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.13%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (2.13%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) EDI
3 3 (3.19%) CSS
3 3 (3.19%) XML
4 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.13%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (1.06%) Middleware
5 1 (1.06%) HTML5
5 1 (1.06%) CSS3
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.06%) Flash
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.19%) iPhone
3 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.19%) Streaming Video
4 2 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.06%) FMCG
5 1 (1.06%) iSeries
5 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) PMI
5 1 (1.06%) DTV
5 1 (1.06%) AS400
5 1 (1.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) IVR
5 1 (1.06%) STB
5 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.06%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) UNIX
4 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Phone
6 3 (3.19%) Android
6 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) Project Management
2 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.64%) CRM
4 9 (9.57%) ITIL
4 9 (9.57%) Migration
5 7 (7.45%) ERP
5 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (7.45%) Data Mapping
6 6 (6.38%) Change Management
7 5 (5.32%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.32%) Time Management
7 5 (5.32%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.26%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.26%) Open Source
8 4 (4.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.38%) SQL
2 4 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.06%) PHP
4 1 (1.06%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) MCP
1 5 (5.32%) MCSE
1 5 (5.32%) CCNA
1 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.26%) ISEB
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) CCVP
5 1 (1.06%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) COBIT
2 3 (3.19%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) vSphere
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) SAP
2 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle
4 5 (5.32%) Remedy
4 5 (5.32%) VMware
5 3 (3.19%) Symantec
6 2 (2.13%) HP
6 2 (2.13%) Dell
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.06%) Avaya
7 1 (1.06%) Sun
7 1 (1.06%) Murex
7 1 (1.06%) Siebel
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) ATG