The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 87 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing French Language 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.076% 0.084% -
As % of the General category 0.23% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £260
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +24.00%
French Language
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
438 419 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.21% 35.06% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 195 254
Average daily rate £375 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £9.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.81 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

French Language
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Dutch Language
2 2 (50.00%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (50.00%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (50.00%) Swedish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) AS400
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) RPG
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) CTI
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Italian Language

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) CTI
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Dutch Language
2 2 (50.00%) Norwegian Language
2 2 (50.00%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (50.00%) Swedish Language
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree