The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 456 333 386
Rank change year-on-year
-123 +53
Contract jobs citing German Language 144 254 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.68% 1.24% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 112 40
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £425 £204
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +108.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £275 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £350 £263
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 22
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.80 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £26.20 £81.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -59.09%

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
21059 20444 19546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.25% 39.38% 42.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12920 12558 11820
Average daily rate £438 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 602 625
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.38 £25.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.67% -13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

German Language
Daily Rate Trend

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

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

German Language
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing German Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

German Language Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend

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

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

German Language
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing German Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

German Language Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

German Language
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(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
England -106 126 £400 -11.11% 66
London -71 43 £431 -13.75% 22
South East -50 21 £300 -9.77% 27
City of London -11 12 £343 -29.74% 11
Berkshire -14 9 £300 -9.77% 11
East of England +7 7 £401 - 6
West Midlands -1 7 £200 -57.89% 1
North West -11 7 - - 3
Birmingham -7 6 £200 -
Cheshire - 6 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £400 +185.71% 3
Scotland - 5 - - 3
East Midlands -3 4 £210 - 2
Bedfordshire -3 4 £401 - 1
Milton Keynes -4 4 £419 +193.85%
Nottingham - 4 £210 -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £210 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £100 - 6
Luton +4 3 £401 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 3 - - 3
Brighton - 3 - - 4
Reading +1 2 - - 7
Surrey -7 1 £110 -73.33% 1
Hampshire -11 1 £475 +72.72% 3
Manchester -12 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -20 1 £135 -65.90% 2
Farnborough - 1 £475 -
High Wycombe - 1 £225 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 73 (27.14%) French Language
2 50 (18.59%) SAP
3 46 (17.10%) MS Office
4 44 (16.36%) MS Excel
5 41 (15.24%) Project Management
5 41 (15.24%) Finance
6 40 (14.87%) Microsoft
7 35 (13.01%) Italian Language
8 31 (11.52%) Degree
9 30 (11.15%) Telecoms
10 29 (10.78%) Spanish Language
11 25 (9.29%) Dutch Language
12 24 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (8.92%) CRM
12 24 (8.92%) Windows
13 23 (8.55%) Internet
14 21 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (6.69%) Retail
15 18 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
16 16 (5.95%) .NET
16 16 (5.95%) SQL
17 15 (5.58%) E-Commerce
17 15 (5.58%) Publishing
17 15 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (5.20%) ERP
19 13 (4.83%) ITIL
19 13 (4.83%) Nokia
19 13 (4.83%) Migration
19 13 (4.83%) Marketing
19 13 (4.83%) Banking

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.12%) FileNet
3 3 (1.12%) CMS
3 3 (1.12%) Lync
3 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.74%) nginx
4 2 (0.74%) Jetty
4 2 (0.74%) Apache
4 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) JBoss
5 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.37%) WordPress
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.37%) Node.js
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (17.10%) MS Office
2 44 (16.36%) MS Excel
3 18 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.49%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.12%) Windchill
7 2 (0.74%) MS Project
8 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.86%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.86%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.86%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.49%) SAP APO
3 4 (1.49%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.49%) SAP WM
4 3 (1.12%) SAP R/3
4 3 (1.12%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.74%) SAP LE
5 2 (0.74%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.74%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.74%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.74%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.74%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.37%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.37%) SAP CS
6 1 (0.37%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.74%) Google App Engine
1 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.37%) Taleo
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.55%) Internet
2 10 (3.72%) LTE
3 8 (2.97%) GSM
3 8 (2.97%) UMTS
4 6 (2.23%) SDH
5 5 (1.86%) RNC
5 5 (1.86%) Firewall
6 4 (1.49%) 2G
6 4 (1.49%) 3G
6 4 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.49%) VPN
6 4 (1.49%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.74%) DNS
7 2 (0.74%) HTTP
7 2 (0.74%) 3GPP
7 2 (0.74%) LAN
7 2 (0.74%) WAN
7 2 (0.74%) DHCP
7 2 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.86%) SAP BW
2 4 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.12%) DB2
3 3 (1.12%) SAP BI
3 3 (1.12%) MySQL
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.37%) HBase
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.49%) Subversion
3 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.37%) JUnit
4 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.37%) Maven
General
1 73 (27.14%) French Language
2 41 (15.24%) Finance
3 35 (13.01%) Italian Language
4 30 (11.15%) Telecoms
5 29 (10.78%) Spanish Language
6 25 (9.29%) Dutch Language
7 18 (6.69%) Retail
8 15 (5.58%) Publishing
9 13 (4.83%) Banking
9 13 (4.83%) Marketing
10 11 (4.09%) Automotive
11 10 (3.72%) Russian Language
12 7 (2.60%) Legal
13 5 (1.86%) Electronics
13 5 (1.86%) Billing
13 5 (1.86%) Swedish Language
14 4 (1.49%) Turkish Language
14 4 (1.49%) Back Office
14 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
15 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (21.19%) Analyst
2 39 (14.50%) Project Manager
3 33 (12.27%) Developer
4 28 (10.41%) Consultant
5 17 (6.32%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.20%) Support Analyst
6 14 (5.20%) Service Analyst
7 13 (4.83%) SAP Consultant
8 11 (4.09%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (4.09%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (3.72%) Data Analyst
9 10 (3.72%) SAP Manager
9 10 (3.72%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (2.23%) SAP Project Manager
10 6 (2.23%) Applications Support
10 6 (2.23%) Architect
10 6 (2.23%) Programme Manager
11 5 (1.86%) Senior Manager
11 5 (1.86%) .NET Developer
12 4 (1.49%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.95%) .NET
2 11 (4.09%) HTML
3 9 (3.35%) CSS
4 8 (2.97%) XML
5 7 (2.60%) HTML5
6 6 (2.23%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.49%) CSS3
7 4 (1.49%) J2EE
7 4 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.49%) JSON
8 3 (1.12%) XHTML
8 3 (1.12%) Web Services
9 2 (0.74%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (0.74%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (0.74%) XSLT
9 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.37%) Java EE
10 1 (0.37%) Gearman
10 1 (0.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.09%) Data Conversion
3 9 (3.35%) User Experience
4 8 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.86%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.12%) Open Source
6 3 (1.12%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.12%) PMI
6 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.12%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.74%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.74%) Equities
7 2 (0.74%) Economics
7 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.74%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.74%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.74%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) iPad
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.92%) Windows
2 10 (3.72%) Linux
3 9 (3.35%) Windows XP
4 8 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.86%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.49%) UNIX
7 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.24%) Project Management
2 24 (8.92%) CRM
2 24 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (5.58%) E-Commerce
3 15 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (5.20%) ERP
5 13 (4.83%) ITIL
5 13 (4.83%) Migration
5 13 (4.83%) Waterfall
6 12 (4.46%) Data Mapping
6 12 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (4.46%) Data Analysis
6 12 (4.46%) Business Analysis
7 10 (3.72%) PRINCE2
8 9 (3.35%) Network Planning
9 8 (2.97%) Project Planning
9 8 (2.97%) UML
10 7 (2.60%) Data Modelling
10 7 (2.60%) OO
10 7 (2.60%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.95%) SQL
2 12 (4.46%) Java
3 8 (2.97%) VB
4 6 (2.23%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.23%) C#
5 3 (1.12%) C++
5 3 (1.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.12%) Python
5 3 (1.12%) ABAP
5 3 (1.12%) C
6 2 (0.74%) VBA
6 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.74%) R
6 2 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.37%) Perl
7 1 (0.37%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.37%) PL/1
7 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (11.52%) Degree
2 9 (3.35%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.60%) PMP
3 7 (2.60%) HNC
4 6 (2.23%) ISEB
5 3 (1.12%) CCNP
5 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.12%) MBA
5 3 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) CISSP
6 2 (0.74%) CISM
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.37%) MCP
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.37%) OCP
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.09%) QA
2 5 (1.86%) SLA
3 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.74%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.74%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) Xen
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.37%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) OpenView
1 4 (1.49%) OVSD
2 3 (1.12%) SCCM
2 3 (1.12%) Netcool
2 3 (1.12%) SCSM
3 2 (0.74%) Ansible
3 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.74%) Nagios
3 2 (0.74%) Puppet
3 2 (0.74%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (18.59%) SAP
2 40 (14.87%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.83%) Nokia
4 12 (4.46%) Oracle
4 12 (4.46%) Huawei
5 11 (4.09%) HP
6 10 (3.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 9 (3.35%) Siemens
8 8 (2.97%) Cisco
8 8 (2.97%) IBM
9 7 (2.60%) Citrix
10 6 (2.23%) Intel
10 6 (2.23%) VMware
11 5 (1.86%) Apple
11 5 (1.86%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.86%) Google
12 4 (1.49%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.49%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.12%) Symantec
13 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + Please call for more details.
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £425 - £475 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Infomedia Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £14.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago