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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
UK
Rank 500 533 473
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -60
Contract jobs citing French Language 92 92 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.48% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 81
Median daily rate £425 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £136 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £434 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £420
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.20 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -30.00%

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
16410 19254 19570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.68% 38.60% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10773 12210 12741
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 504 451
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.31 £50.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 27 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +18 82 £425 +29.27% 42
London -3 44 £433 +35.15% 30
South East +19 13 £438 +52.17% 4
City of London -2 9 £440 +1.14% 13
North West +24 6 £145 -
East of England +5 5 £481 +104.78% 3
Suffolk - 5 £481 -
Cheshire +25 4 - -
Hampshire +19 4 £300 +7.91%
Chester +7 4 - -
Ipswich - 4 £538 -
Berkshire 0 3 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £506 -
Manchester +13 2 £145 -
Reading +8 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
Kent - 2 £438 -
Basingstoke +9 1 £300 +129.00%
Bracknell +3 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £625 +431.91% 2
Shropshire - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £625 - 2
Oxford - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 73 (28.52%) German Language
2 60 (23.44%) Spanish Language
3 56 (21.88%) SAP
4 50 (19.53%) Degree
5 49 (19.14%) Italian Language
6 46 (17.97%) Dutch Language
7 45 (17.58%) MS Excel
8 42 (16.41%) Microsoft
9 39 (15.23%) Project Management
9 39 (15.23%) Finance
10 34 (13.28%) SQL
11 30 (11.72%) ITIL
12 26 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (9.77%) MS Office
14 22 (8.59%) Computer Science
14 22 (8.59%) SAP HCM
14 22 (8.59%) Banking
15 21 (8.20%) PRINCE2
15 21 (8.20%) Office 365
16 20 (7.81%) Telecoms
16 20 (7.81%) Migration
17 19 (7.42%) Validation
17 19 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (7.03%) QA
19 17 (6.64%) Data Analysis
19 17 (6.64%) Retail
19 17 (6.64%) Windows
20 16 (6.25%) SharePoint
20 16 (6.25%) Active Directory

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 16 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.69%) IIS
3 11 (4.30%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.17%) CMS
7 2 (0.78%) JBoss
7 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.78%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Apache
8 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.39%) MTS
8 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.39%) SAS
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.77%) MS Office
3 12 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.95%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (8.59%) SAP HCM
2 6 (2.34%) SAP HR
2 6 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.95%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.95%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.95%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (1.95%) SAP MM
4 4 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.56%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.78%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.78%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.78%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.39%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.39%) SAP HUM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.20%) Office 365
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.78%) Slack
3 1 (0.39%) G Suite
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.47%) Internet
2 8 (3.13%) WAN
3 7 (2.73%) DHCP
3 7 (2.73%) DNS
4 6 (2.34%) LAN
5 5 (1.95%) NAS
5 5 (1.95%) SAN
5 5 (1.95%) Skype
6 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.78%) HTTP
7 2 (0.78%) SSL
7 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.39%) ADSL
8 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.39%) FTP
8 1 (0.39%) Intranet
8 1 (0.39%) SDH
8 1 (0.39%) VoIP
8 1 (0.39%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.17%) DB2
4 3 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.78%) Big Data
5 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.78%) MS Access
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.78%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.78%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.78%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.39%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (0.39%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) JUnit
2 3 (1.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.17%) JIRA
2 3 (1.17%) Maven
2 3 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.78%) Mockito
3 2 (0.78%) Selenium
3 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.39%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.39%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.39%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.39%) Liquibase
4 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 73 (28.52%) German Language
2 60 (23.44%) Spanish Language
3 49 (19.14%) Italian Language
4 46 (17.97%) Dutch Language
5 39 (15.23%) Finance
6 22 (8.59%) Banking
7 20 (7.81%) Telecoms
8 17 (6.64%) Retail
9 16 (6.25%) Portuguese Language
10 12 (4.69%) Russian Language
11 11 (4.30%) Front Office
12 10 (3.91%) Marketing
13 9 (3.52%) Legal
14 8 (3.13%) Investment Banking
15 7 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
17 5 (1.95%) Electronics
18 4 (1.56%) Back Office
18 4 (1.56%) Polish Language
19 3 (1.17%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (23.83%) Analyst
2 30 (11.72%) Developer
3 28 (10.94%) Project Manager
4 26 (10.16%) Consultant
5 18 (7.03%) Business Analyst
6 17 (6.64%) SAP Consultant
7 16 (6.25%) Architect
8 12 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (4.69%) Service Analyst
8 12 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (3.52%) IT Analyst
10 8 (3.13%) IT Manager
11 7 (2.73%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.73%) Auditor
11 7 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (2.73%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.34%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (2.34%) IT Business Analyst
12 6 (2.34%) Service Manager
12 6 (2.34%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.47%) .NET
2 10 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.13%) CSS
3 8 (3.13%) HTML
3 8 (3.13%) Web Services
4 7 (2.73%) Middleware
4 7 (2.73%) XML
5 6 (2.34%) AngularJS
5 6 (2.34%) jQuery
6 5 (1.95%) JSON
6 5 (1.95%) MAPI
6 5 (1.95%) Node.js
7 4 (1.56%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.56%) HTML5
7 4 (1.56%) REST
7 4 (1.56%) Spring
7 4 (1.56%) WCF
8 3 (1.17%) CSS3
8 3 (1.17%) Modernizr
8 3 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.91%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.95%) Clustering
6 5 (1.95%) Derivative
6 5 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.56%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.56%) PMI
8 3 (1.17%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.17%) User Experience
9 2 (0.78%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.78%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.64%) Windows
2 10 (3.91%) Linux
3 6 (2.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.78%) Android
4 2 (0.78%) MVS
4 2 (0.78%) Unix
4 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Solaris
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.23%) Project Management
2 30 (11.72%) ITIL
3 21 (8.20%) PRINCE2
4 20 (7.81%) Migration
5 19 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (7.42%) Validation
6 18 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (6.64%) Data Analysis
8 15 (5.86%) E-Commerce
9 13 (5.08%) Service Management
10 11 (4.30%) Identity Management
10 11 (4.30%) Service Delivery
11 10 (3.91%) CRM
11 10 (3.91%) Logistics
12 9 (3.52%) Data Management
12 9 (3.52%) Data Protection
12 9 (3.52%) Programme Management
13 8 (3.13%) Change Management
13 8 (3.13%) ERP
13 8 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.28%) SQL
2 13 (5.08%) Java
2 13 (5.08%) JavaScript
3 12 (4.69%) C#
4 8 (3.13%) C
5 7 (2.73%) C++
6 6 (2.34%) Python
6 6 (2.34%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.95%) VBScript
8 4 (1.56%) ABAP
9 3 (1.17%) COBOL
10 2 (0.78%) Perl
11 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.39%) JCL
11 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.39%) PHP
11 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (19.53%) Degree
2 7 (2.73%) CISA
3 6 (2.34%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.95%) CISSP
5 4 (1.56%) PMP
6 3 (1.17%) CISM
6 3 (1.17%) CRISC
6 3 (1.17%) IISP
6 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) CCNA
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.39%) ISEB
8 1 (0.39%) MBA
8 1 (0.39%) MOS
8 1 (0.39%) PhD
8 1 (0.39%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.03%) QA
2 11 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (3.91%) SLA
4 6 (2.34%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.95%) MiFID
6 3 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.78%) EMIR
8 1 (0.39%) COBIT
8 1 (0.39%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 16 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.39%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.17%) OVPA
3 2 (0.78%) SCCM
4 1 (0.39%) Ansible
4 1 (0.39%) Control-M
4 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (21.88%) SAP
2 42 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.47%) Citrix
4 12 (4.69%) Oracle
5 7 (2.73%) Cisco
6 6 (2.34%) Adobe
7 5 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.95%) VMware
8 4 (1.56%) HP
8 4 (1.56%) Huawei
9 3 (1.17%) IBM
9 3 (1.17%) ION Trading
9 3 (1.17%) Siebel
9 3 (1.17%) Sybase
9 3 (1.17%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.78%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.78%) Murex
10 2 (0.78%) Remedy
10 2 (0.78%) Sophis
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Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £150 per day
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Rate: £9.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
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