The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 512 520 510
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing French Language 110 125 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.62% 0.58% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 69
Median daily rate £400 £236 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.31% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £120 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £467 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £20.70 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -43.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17807 21414 21732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.92% 38.85% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11794 13560 13936
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 578 511
Median hourly rate £22.84 £26.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £47.69 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

French Language
Daily Rate Trend

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

French Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

French Language
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing French Language within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

French Language Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

French Language
Hourly Rate Trend

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

French Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

French Language
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -4 101 £400 +83.90% 30
London +5 44 £425 +136.11% 16
South East +35 25 £340 +129.72% 3
Berkshire -1 11 £305 -25.60% 1
Hampshire +30 10 £340 +159.54%
North West +8 5 £145 - 4
Reading -1 5 - -
City of London -5 5 £440 +1.14% 3
Cheshire +20 4 - - 1
Chester +4 4 - -
East of England -4 3 £400 +70.21% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 2 £613 +432.60%
Bracknell +5 2 £261 -36.47%
Belfast - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £613 -
Southampton - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £413 -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Basingstoke +5 1 £340 +159.54%
Manchester -1 1 £145 - 3
Kent - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £400 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - - 1
Peterborough - 1 £138 -
Bromley - 1 - -

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 with a requirement for French Language.

1 82 (31.30%) German Language
2 55 (20.99%) Italian Language
3 54 (20.61%) Degree
4 53 (20.23%) Spanish Language
5 51 (19.47%) SAP
6 46 (17.56%) MS Excel
7 45 (17.18%) Dutch Language
8 43 (16.41%) Microsoft
9 38 (14.50%) Finance
10 37 (14.12%) Project Management
11 36 (13.74%) ITIL
11 36 (13.74%) SQL
12 29 (11.07%) Computer Science
12 29 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (9.92%) MS Office
14 24 (9.16%) PRINCE2
15 22 (8.40%) Telecoms
16 21 (8.02%) Retail
17 20 (7.63%) QA
17 20 (7.63%) SAP HCM
17 20 (7.63%) Windows
17 20 (7.63%) Internet
18 19 (7.25%) Java
18 19 (7.25%) Office 365
19 18 (6.87%) Active Directory
19 18 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (6.87%) Banking
20 17 (6.49%) Management Information System
21 16 (6.11%) Validation
21 16 (6.11%) E-Commerce

French Language
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.20%) Skype for Business
3 9 (3.44%) IIS
4 6 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.53%) CMS
6 4 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.76%) JBoss
7 2 (0.76%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.76%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (17.56%) MS Excel
2 26 (9.92%) MS Office
3 14 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.91%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (7.63%) SAP HCM
2 6 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.29%) SAP HR
2 6 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.91%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.91%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.91%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (1.53%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.53%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.76%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.76%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.76%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.76%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.38%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.38%) SAP CS
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.25%) Office 365
2 2 (0.76%) Slack
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.63%) Internet
2 7 (2.67%) DHCP
2 7 (2.67%) DNS
3 6 (2.29%) SSL
4 5 (1.91%) Skype
4 5 (1.91%) WAN
5 4 (1.53%) HTTP
6 3 (1.15%) Intranet
6 3 (1.15%) LAN
6 3 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.76%) NAS
7 2 (0.76%) Network Security
7 2 (0.76%) SAN
7 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.38%) ADSL
8 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.38%) FTP
8 1 (0.38%) SDH
8 1 (0.38%) VoIP
8 1 (0.38%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.15%) DB2
4 3 (1.15%) MS Access
4 3 (1.15%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.76%) Big Data
5 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.76%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.76%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.91%) JUnit
2 4 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.53%) JIRA
2 4 (1.53%) Selenium
3 3 (1.15%) Maven
3 3 (1.15%) Mockito
3 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.38%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.38%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.38%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 82 (31.30%) German Language
2 55 (20.99%) Italian Language
3 53 (20.23%) Spanish Language
4 45 (17.18%) Dutch Language
5 38 (14.50%) Finance
6 22 (8.40%) Telecoms
7 21 (8.02%) Retail
8 18 (6.87%) Banking
9 15 (5.73%) Portuguese Language
10 11 (4.20%) Russian Language
11 10 (3.82%) Legal
12 9 (3.44%) Front Office
13 7 (2.67%) Marketing
14 6 (2.29%) Manufacturing
14 6 (2.29%) Turkish Language
15 5 (1.91%) Back Office
15 5 (1.91%) Electronics
15 5 (1.91%) Investment Banking
15 5 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (1.91%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (20.99%) Analyst
2 34 (12.98%) Developer
3 25 (9.54%) Consultant
4 24 (9.16%) Project Manager
5 17 (6.49%) Architect
6 16 (6.11%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (4.58%) Business Analyst
8 10 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (3.44%) Service Analyst
9 9 (3.44%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (3.05%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (3.05%) Service Manager
10 8 (3.05%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (3.05%) Support Analyst
11 7 (2.67%) Applications Support
11 7 (2.67%) Auditor
11 7 (2.67%) IT Analyst
11 7 (2.67%) IT Manager
12 6 (2.29%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.73%) .NET
2 10 (3.82%) ASP.NET
2 10 (3.82%) Web Services
3 9 (3.44%) CSS
3 9 (3.44%) HTML
3 9 (3.44%) XML
4 8 (3.05%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.05%) JSON
4 8 (3.05%) REST
5 7 (2.67%) jQuery
6 6 (2.29%) Spring
7 5 (1.91%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.91%) HTML5
7 5 (1.91%) MAPI
7 5 (1.91%) Node.js
7 5 (1.91%) WCF
8 4 (1.53%) CSS3
8 4 (1.53%) Middleware
8 4 (1.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.15%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.96%) Virtual Team
4 5 (1.91%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.53%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.53%) Fintech
5 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.53%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.53%) PMI
6 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.15%) Derivative
6 3 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.76%) Copywriting
7 2 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.76%) iPhone
7 2 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.76%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.63%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Linux
3 5 (1.91%) Unix
3 5 (1.91%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.15%) Android
5 3 (1.15%) Solaris
5 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.76%) AIX
6 2 (0.76%) HPUX
6 2 (0.76%) MVS
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.12%) Project Management
2 36 (13.74%) ITIL
3 24 (9.16%) PRINCE2
4 18 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (6.11%) E-Commerce
5 16 (6.11%) Validation
6 15 (5.73%) Migration
7 14 (5.34%) Data Analysis
7 14 (5.34%) Service Management
8 13 (4.96%) CRM
9 12 (4.58%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.20%) Identity Management
11 10 (3.82%) Data Protection
11 10 (3.82%) Logistics
11 10 (3.82%) Programme Management
12 8 (3.05%) Data Management
12 8 (3.05%) Information Security
12 8 (3.05%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.05%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.74%) SQL
2 19 (7.25%) Java
3 15 (5.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (5.73%) Python
4 12 (4.58%) C#
5 8 (3.05%) C
5 8 (3.05%) C++
6 6 (2.29%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.91%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.91%) VBScript
8 4 (1.53%) Perl
8 4 (1.53%) PHP
9 3 (1.15%) ABAP
9 3 (1.15%) COBOL
10 2 (0.76%) VBA
11 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.38%) JCL
11 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (20.61%) Degree
2 8 (3.05%) CISA
3 6 (2.29%) CISSP
3 6 (2.29%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.91%) PMP
4 5 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) CISM
6 3 (1.15%) CRISC
6 3 (1.15%) IISP
6 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.38%) MBA
8 1 (0.38%) MOS
8 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.63%) QA
2 12 (4.58%) SLA
3 11 (4.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.67%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.53%) MiFID
6 2 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.76%) EMIR
7 1 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.38%) ISO26262
7 1 (0.38%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 18 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.67%) OVPA
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.38%) Control-M
3 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.38%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 51 (19.47%) SAP
2 43 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.34%) Citrix
4 11 (4.20%) Oracle
5 9 (3.44%) HP
6 8 (3.05%) Cisco
7 7 (2.67%) Adobe
7 7 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.91%) Siebel
9 4 (1.53%) Huawei
10 3 (1.15%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.15%) Facebook
10 3 (1.15%) IBM
10 3 (1.15%) ION Trading
10 3 (1.15%) Remedy
10 3 (1.15%) Sybase
10 3 (1.15%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.76%) Reuters
11 2 (0.76%) Sophis
11 2 (0.76%) VMware
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