The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 232 208 226
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Contract jobs citing German Language 22 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.69% 1.02% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 10
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£338 £350 £196
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +78.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £145 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.90 £10.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -29.31%
German 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
3195 3129 2841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.24% 34.95% 34.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1659 1317
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 132 174
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.92 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

German 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 German Language across the South East region.

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the South East

German Language
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing German Language across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

German Language Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

German 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 German Language across the South East region.

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

German 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 German Language within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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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
East Sussex - 8 £100 - 1
Hampshire 0 4 £463 +32.14%
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £338 +132.75% 2
Surrey -1 3 £110 -76.84% 5
Berkshire -13 3 £363 +9.02% 4
West Sussex -19 1 - - 1
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (22.50%) MS Office
4 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (20.00%) Internet
5 7 (17.50%) Italian Language
5 7 (17.50%) Subversion
5 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
5 7 (17.50%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (15.00%) French Language
6 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.00%) .NET
6 6 (15.00%) C#
6 6 (15.00%) SQL
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.50%) Spanish Language
7 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (12.50%) Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (10.00%) CRM
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) Degree
8 4 (10.00%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) NetScreen
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) OSPF
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) Junos
3 1 (2.50%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Subversion
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.50%) Italian Language
3 6 (15.00%) French Language
4 5 (12.50%) Spanish Language
4 5 (12.50%) Marketing
5 4 (10.00%) Publishing
5 4 (10.00%) Finance
6 3 (7.50%) Retail
7 2 (5.00%) Automotive
7 2 (5.00%) Legal
8 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.50%) Advertising
8 1 (2.50%) Billing
8 1 (2.50%) Japanese Language
8 1 (2.50%) Korean Language
8 1 (2.50%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Project Manager
3 9 (22.50%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (15.00%) Software Support Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Customer Service Representative
8 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Content Editor
8 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Learning Management System
4 2 (5.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.50%) Blog
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) Software Licensing
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.00%) Content Management
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
2 6 (15.00%) C#
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Symantec
2 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Huawei
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) Lotus
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) F5
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk