The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 159 150 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Contract jobs citing German Language 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.027% 0.098%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.078% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £339 £356
% change year-on-year
-18.81% -4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £10.90 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+14.67% +3.80%
German 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
1290 1274 983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.63% 34.64% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 708 559
Median daily rate £400 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £288 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 40
Median hourly rate £26.06 £26.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -24.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £14.00 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £59.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

German 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 German Language across the North West region.

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the North West

German Language
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing German Language across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

German Language Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

German 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 German Language across the North West region.

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

German 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 German Language within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Cheshire -10 2 £125 -
Manchester - 2 £325 -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Dutch Language
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) French Language
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Law
5 3 (23.08%) Legal
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Russian Language
5 3 (23.08%) Italian Language
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) MOS
6 2 (15.38%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (15.38%) MCDST
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing

German 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 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 6 (46.15%) Dutch Language
2 5 (38.46%) French Language
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Italian Language
4 3 (23.08%) Law
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Russian Language
5 2 (15.38%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
6 1 (7.69%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Service Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Conflict Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MOS
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) AppSense
3 1 (7.69%) SAP