The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 147 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs citing German Language 4 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.29% 0.48% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £550 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £359 £341
% change year-on-year
-16.37% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +29.26%
German Language
UK

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
1397 1471 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.75% 48.45% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 768 496
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £20.69 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.33% +88.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.76 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £65.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing German Language across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

German Language
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -9 4 £550 - 1
German Language
UK

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) ISO13485
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) Records Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) Adaptiv
5 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Life Science
5 1 (10.00%) Captiva
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (10.00%) Captiva
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adaptiv
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) EJB
1 1 (10.00%) JPA
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Process Management
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) Records Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (10.00%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Avaya
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP