The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
England / South West
Rank 138 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing German Language 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.038% 0.034% 0.031%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £150 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
872 967 999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.21% 32.48% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 662 668
Median daily rate £390 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 55 40
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £57.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the South West

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

German Language
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for German Language.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA