The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 148 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing French Language 11 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.31% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +25.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -17.14%
French 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 North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1248 1284 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.88% 35.29% 33.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 721 591
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 41
Median hourly rate £20.50 £15.98 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.32% -38.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £47.58 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing French Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in the North West

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

French Language
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 6 £375 - 1
Cheshire +2 5 - -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for French Language.

1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Italian Language
3 8 (47.06%) German Language
4 7 (41.18%) MS Office
5 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
5 6 (35.29%) Portuguese Language
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Law
8 3 (17.65%) Legal
8 3 (17.65%) Dutch Language
8 3 (17.65%) MOS
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
8 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) VPN
8 3 (17.65%) Russian Language
9 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (11.76%) Office 365
9 2 (11.76%) Conflict Management
9 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
9 2 (11.76%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MS Access
General
1 9 (52.94%) Italian Language
2 8 (47.06%) German Language
3 6 (35.29%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (17.65%) Dutch Language
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Law
4 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 3 (17.65%) Russian Language
5 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
6 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (5.88%) Back Office
6 1 (5.88%) Front Office
6 1 (5.88%) Publishing
6 1 (5.88%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Service Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Quality Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Conflict Management
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Document Management
2 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MOS
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) MCDST
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) AppSense
3 1 (5.88%) Planview
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) VMware