The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portuguese Language
Rank 428 416 433
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.049% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.039% 0.11% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate £388 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £225 £140
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +60.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -17.07%
Portuguese 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
10129 10222 10683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.01% 45.58% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7515 7216 7517
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 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 126 177
Average hourly rate £22.13 £19.37 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.25% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £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 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Portuguese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Portuguese Language Jobs Demand Trend in London

Portuguese Language
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Portuguese Language Daily Rate Trend in London

Portuguese Language
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Portuguese Language Hourly Rate Trend in London

Portuguese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) French Language
3 2 (33.33%) German Language
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Malay Language
4 1 (16.67%) Russian Language
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP

Portuguese Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (33.33%) French Language
3 2 (33.33%) German Language
4 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Malay Language
4 1 (16.67%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (16.67%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
1 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) Test Management
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Endeca
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Planview
1 1 (16.67%) Qualys