The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 102 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing German Language 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.061% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.14% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £110 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £378 £341
% change year-on-year
-20.52% +10.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +29.26%
German 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
630 693 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.69% 42.03% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 340 254
Average daily rate £396 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £18.14 £18.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.64 £14.10 £9.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.99 £37.50 £80.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

German Language
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) MOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Law
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MOS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft