The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing French Language 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.058% 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.15% 0.085% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £98
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.64% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
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 Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
672 1175 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.02% 45.56% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 565 667
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 11
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +51.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £22.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

French Language
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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
Glasgow - 1 - -
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for French Language.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spanish Language
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft