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 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 471 398 386
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -12
Contract jobs citing German Language 136 191 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.94% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 93 52
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £790 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 27
Average hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £25.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -59.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.90 £10.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -29.31%

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
21184 20385 20176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.11% 38.72% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13275 12879 12117
Average daily rate £438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 536 567 665
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 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
England -77 114 £400 -11.11% 63
London -62 44 £450 -7.69% 36
South East -24 22 £338 -3.57% 13
City of London -15 10 £450 -1.36% 18
Scotland -5 8 - -
East Sussex - 8 £100 - 1
East of England +8 7 £300 - 1
Edinburgh 0 6 - -
Brighton - 6 - - 1
Hampshire 0 4 £463 +32.14%
Birmingham -4 4 £300 - 1
West Midlands -7 4 £300 -36.84% 4
Bedfordshire +8 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £338 +132.75% 2
Surrey -1 3 £110 -76.84% 5
Hertfordshire -3 3 - -
Berkshire -13 3 £363 +9.02% 4
Rickmansworth - 3 - -
Milton Keynes +1 2 £388 +167.24% 1
Glasgow -6 2 - -
Reading - 2 £400 - 3
Farnborough - 2 £469 -
Cheshire -12 1 - - 4
West Sussex -19 1 - - 1
North West -22 1 - - 4
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £130 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
South West - 1 - - 1

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 71 (28.17%) French Language
2 43 (17.06%) SAP
2 43 (17.06%) Italian Language
3 42 (16.67%) MS Office
3 42 (16.67%) Project Management
4 39 (15.48%) Finance
5 38 (15.08%) Microsoft
6 35 (13.89%) MS Excel
7 32 (12.70%) Spanish Language
8 29 (11.51%) Telecoms
9 25 (9.92%) Internet
10 24 (9.52%) Degree
11 23 (9.13%) CRM
12 22 (8.73%) ITIL
13 21 (8.33%) Windows
13 21 (8.33%) Automotive
13 21 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (7.94%) Dutch Language
15 17 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (6.35%) SQL
17 15 (5.95%) Marketing
18 14 (5.56%) Migration
18 14 (5.56%) .NET
19 13 (5.16%) Java
19 13 (5.16%) Active Directory
19 13 (5.16%) Retail
20 12 (4.76%) Huawei
20 12 (4.76%) QA
20 12 (4.76%) IBM

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.19%) CMS
3 3 (1.19%) FileNet
3 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.79%) Apache
4 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.79%) IIS
4 2 (0.79%) Jetty
4 2 (0.79%) nginx
5 1 (0.40%) WordPress
5 1 (0.40%) Node.js
5 1 (0.40%) Lync
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 42 (16.67%) MS Office
2 35 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.19%) MS Project
6 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.79%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.98%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.98%) SAP APO
2 4 (1.59%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.59%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.19%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.19%) SAP WM
3 3 (1.19%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.79%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.79%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.79%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.79%) SAP HUM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.40%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.40%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.19%) Yammer
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) Taleo
5 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.92%) Internet
2 9 (3.57%) LTE
3 8 (3.17%) GSM
3 8 (3.17%) UMTS
4 6 (2.38%) SDH
5 5 (1.98%) WAN
5 5 (1.98%) VPN
6 4 (1.59%) LAN
6 4 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.59%) MPLS
6 4 (1.59%) RNC
6 4 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (1.19%) 3G
7 3 (1.19%) Firewall
7 3 (1.19%) 2G
7 3 (1.19%) DHCP
7 3 (1.19%) DNS
8 2 (0.79%) FlexRay
8 2 (0.79%) HTTP
8 2 (0.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.79%) MySQL
2 2 (0.79%) DB2
2 2 (0.79%) SAP BI
2 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.79%) Big Data
2 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.40%) HBase
3 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (3.17%) Subversion
2 7 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.40%) JUnit
General
1 71 (28.17%) French Language
2 43 (17.06%) Italian Language
3 39 (15.48%) Finance
4 32 (12.70%) Spanish Language
5 29 (11.51%) Telecoms
6 21 (8.33%) Automotive
7 20 (7.94%) Dutch Language
8 15 (5.95%) Marketing
9 13 (5.16%) Retail
10 11 (4.37%) Russian Language
11 9 (3.57%) Banking
12 7 (2.78%) Electronics
13 6 (2.38%) Legal
14 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.98%) Back Office
14 5 (1.98%) Publishing
14 5 (1.98%) Games
15 4 (1.59%) Swedish Language
15 4 (1.59%) Turkish Language
16 3 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (21.83%) Analyst
2 33 (13.10%) Project Manager
3 26 (10.32%) Developer
4 23 (9.13%) Consultant
5 16 (6.35%) Support Analyst
5 16 (6.35%) Service Analyst
6 15 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.16%) 1st Line Support
8 11 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (4.37%) SAP Consultant
8 11 (4.37%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 9 (3.57%) SAP Manager
9 9 (3.57%) Architect
10 8 (3.17%) Applications Support
11 7 (2.78%) Coordinator
12 6 (2.38%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (2.38%) Data Analyst
12 6 (2.38%) Software Developer
12 6 (2.38%) Software Support Analyst
13 5 (1.98%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.56%) .NET
2 8 (3.17%) XML
3 7 (2.78%) HTML
3 7 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.98%) CSS
4 5 (1.98%) J2EE
5 4 (1.59%) HTML5
6 3 (1.19%) JSON
6 3 (1.19%) Web Services
6 3 (1.19%) XHTML
7 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.79%) REST
7 2 (0.79%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.40%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.40%) CSS3
8 1 (0.40%) Gearman
8 1 (0.40%) JSF
8 1 (0.40%) Java EE
8 1 (0.40%) BAPI
8 1 (0.40%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.57%) User Experience
3 8 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.98%) Device Driver
4 5 (1.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.19%) Telematics
6 3 (1.19%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.19%) iPhone
6 3 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.19%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.79%) PMI
7 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) Equities
7 2 (0.79%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.79%) Economics
7 2 (0.79%) Open Source
7 2 (0.79%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.33%) Windows
2 11 (4.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 8 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.59%) UNIX
5 4 (1.59%) Linux
5 4 (1.59%) Android
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.67%) Project Management
2 23 (9.13%) CRM
3 22 (8.73%) ITIL
4 21 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (5.56%) Migration
7 11 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (4.37%) PRINCE2
7 11 (4.37%) E-Commerce
7 11 (4.37%) Waterfall
8 9 (3.57%) Business Analysis
8 9 (3.57%) ERP
9 8 (3.17%) Change Management
9 8 (3.17%) Network Planning
10 7 (2.78%) OO
11 6 (2.38%) Validation
11 6 (2.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (1.98%) SAP Implementation
12 5 (1.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.35%) SQL
2 13 (5.16%) Java
3 9 (3.57%) C#
4 8 (3.17%) VB
5 7 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.98%) C
7 4 (1.59%) Python
7 4 (1.59%) ABAP
8 3 (1.19%) C++
9 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.79%) Perl
9 2 (0.79%) PHP
9 2 (0.79%) VBA
9 2 (0.79%) R
10 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.40%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 24 (9.52%) Degree
2 7 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 7 (2.78%) HNC
2 7 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (2.38%) PMP
4 3 (1.19%) ISEB
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.79%) CCNP
5 2 (0.79%) MBA
6 1 (0.40%) IIBA
6 1 (0.40%) VTSP
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) CCDP
6 1 (0.40%) CCIE
6 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.76%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) SLA
3 3 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.19%) COBIT
4 2 (0.79%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) GMP
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.79%) Xen
4 1 (0.40%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Netcool
1 4 (1.59%) Puppet
2 3 (1.19%) OVSD
2 3 (1.19%) OpenView
2 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.79%) Ansible
3 2 (0.79%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.79%) Nagios
3 2 (0.79%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.40%) Netcool/Proviso
4 1 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.40%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.40%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 43 (17.06%) SAP
2 38 (15.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.76%) Huawei
3 12 (4.76%) IBM
3 12 (4.76%) Nokia
4 9 (3.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 9 (3.57%) Oracle
5 8 (3.17%) Siemens
6 7 (2.78%) Citrix
6 7 (2.78%) Cisco
6 7 (2.78%) HP
7 5 (1.98%) Google
8 4 (1.59%) VMware
9 3 (1.19%) ZTE
9 3 (1.19%) F5
9 3 (1.19%) Juniper
9 3 (1.19%) Ericsson
9 3 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.79%) Lotus
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West Midlands
Connectus
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Explore Group
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