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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
England / North West
Rank 131 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing French Language 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £145 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
798 1233 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.33% 32.58% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 777 657
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 58 60
Median hourly rate £38.46 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

French Language Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +10 3 £145 +31.81%
Cheshire +27 2 - -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) German Language
2 8 (72.73%) Portuguese Language
2 8 (72.73%) Russian Language
2 8 (72.73%) Spanish Language
3 7 (63.64%) Italian Language
3 7 (63.64%) Dutch Language
4 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (9.09%) Swedish Language
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
General
1 11 (100.00%) German Language
2 8 (72.73%) Portuguese Language
2 8 (72.73%) Russian Language
2 8 (72.73%) Spanish Language
3 7 (63.64%) Dutch Language
3 7 (63.64%) Italian Language
4 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 9 (81.82%) Service Analyst
2 9 (81.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft