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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
England / North West
Rank 124 149 143
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing German Language 7 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.72% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £188 £324 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £389
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

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
804 1243 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.40% 32.55% 36.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 781 665
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 61 61
Median hourly rate £38.46 £26.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.34% +49.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.73 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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
Cheshire +27 3 £188 -65.11% 5
Manchester +17 3 £145 +31.81% 3
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) French Language
2 7 (53.85%) Portuguese Language
2 7 (53.85%) Russian Language
2 7 (53.85%) Spanish Language
3 6 (46.15%) Dutch Language
3 6 (46.15%) Italian Language
4 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) NetBackup

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 10 (76.92%) French Language
2 7 (53.85%) Portuguese Language
2 7 (53.85%) Russian Language
2 7 (53.85%) Spanish Language
3 6 (46.15%) Dutch Language
3 6 (46.15%) Italian Language
4 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Hindi Language
6 1 (7.69%) Swedish 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%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Service Management
1 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetApp OnCommand
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Aruba
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.69%) VMware