The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 236 245 213
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Contract jobs citing French Language 17 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.32% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 22
Average daily rate £363 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.63
% change year-on-year
- +10.89%
French 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 South East region.

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3009 3166 2999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.17% 34.05% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1642 1665 1506
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 85 142
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

French Language
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in the South East

French Language
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

French Language Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

French Language
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Berkshire +8 12 £363 -12.12% 2
Hampshire +7 3 £278 -33.80% 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 £118 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 3
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing French 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 French Language.

1 30 (75.00%) German Language
2 16 (40.00%) Spanish Language
2 16 (40.00%) Office 365
3 15 (37.50%) MS Office
4 14 (35.00%) Italian Language
5 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (17.50%) MCDST
8 7 (17.50%) MCITP
8 7 (17.50%) Windows
8 7 (17.50%) MCSE
8 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.00%) Skype
10 5 (12.50%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) SQL
11 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
11 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.00%) Validation
12 3 (7.50%) Marketing
12 3 (7.50%) Degree
12 3 (7.50%) Dutch Language
12 3 (7.50%) Retail
12 3 (7.50%) CMS
12 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (7.50%) CCNA
13 2 (5.00%) HTML
13 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
13 2 (5.00%) SAP

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing French 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 French Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) DWDM
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) SDH
General
1 30 (75.00%) German Language
2 16 (40.00%) Spanish Language
3 14 (35.00%) Italian Language
4 3 (7.50%) Dutch Language
4 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Russian Language
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.00%) Turkish Language
6 1 (2.50%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (2.50%) Finance
6 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.50%) Polish Language
6 1 (2.50%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Onboarding Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Onboarding Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Project Office Manager
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
1 2 (5.00%) CSS3
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
1 2 (5.00%) HTML5
1 2 (5.00%) jQuery
1 2 (5.00%) JSON
1 2 (5.00%) Modernizr
1 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Blog
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) EMV
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.00%) Logistics
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (2.50%) Content Management
5 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) MCDST
2 7 (17.50%) MCITP
2 7 (17.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (2.50%) BT
3 1 (2.50%) Ciena
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Huawei
3 1 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy