The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 129 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing German Language 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.20% -
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £260
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £11.00 £13.84
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -20.49%
General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
961 888 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.58% 34.85% 33.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 415 593
Average daily rate £395 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £239 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% -19.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £10.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £50.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
German Language
England

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing German Language across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +2 2 - -
Merseyside - - - -
Manchester - - - -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Dutch Language
2 2 (28.57%) French Language
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) NetIQ
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Dutch Language
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Polish Language
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Implementation Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Change Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Change Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) BPMN
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) NetIQ
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP