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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 450 419 446
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Contract jobs citing German Language 171 168 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.76% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 64 63
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£435 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £153 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £218 £275
% change year-on-year
+57.47% -20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £33.35 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%

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
22381 22029 24807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 41.91% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13893 13889 14769
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 522 582 749
Average hourly rate £21.56 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.82 £11.65 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £44.98 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -20 143 £436 +30.22% 71
London -33 55 £460 +22.66% 37
South East -22 17 £400 +150.00% 19
City of London +21 12 £438 +45.83% 12
Berkshire +14 8 £375 - 8
East of England -11 8 £244 - 2
West Midlands -20 6 - - 3
Hampshire -9 5 - - 1
North West -15 5 £313 -24.24% 4
Nottingham +13 4 - -
Nottinghamshire +10 4 - -
East Midlands +4 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -2 4 £335 - 3
Manchester -7 4 £311 -24.54% 1
Reading +17 3 £350 - 3
Surrey -2 2 £318 - 3
Scotland -16 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £225 -
Bedford - 2 £225 -
Havant - 2 - -
Cheshire +5 1 £450 - 3
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £225 - 2
Bracknell +1 1 - -
Cambridge -2 1 £225 - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £435 - 1
Edinburgh -9 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £435 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 91 (22.58%) SAP
2 65 (16.13%) French Language
3 58 (14.39%) Finance
4 46 (11.41%) Project Management
5 45 (11.17%) Microsoft
6 42 (10.42%) Telecoms
7 41 (10.17%) Retail
8 36 (8.93%) Windows
9 33 (8.19%) SQL
10 31 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (7.44%) Oracle
11 30 (7.44%) E-Commerce
12 29 (7.20%) Linux
12 29 (7.20%) MS Office
12 29 (7.20%) Migration
13 28 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (6.95%) Degree
13 28 (6.95%) Java
13 28 (6.95%) MS Excel
14 25 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (5.71%) ERP
16 21 (5.21%) SQL Server
16 21 (5.21%) Spanish Language
17 19 (4.71%) Cisco
17 19 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (4.47%) .NET
18 18 (4.47%) Mentoring
18 18 (4.47%) Analytics
19 17 (4.22%) User Experience
19 17 (4.22%) ITIL

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (3.97%) IBM Notes
2 9 (2.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.23%) CMS
3 5 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.99%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.99%) Magnolia
5 2 (0.50%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.25%) Site Server
6 1 (0.25%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (7.20%) MS Office
2 28 (6.95%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.99%) Mathematica
4 7 (1.74%) MS Project
5 6 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.24%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.99%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.74%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (4.22%) SAP SD
2 15 (3.72%) SAP ERP
3 9 (2.23%) SAP MM
3 9 (2.23%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.99%) SAP FI
4 8 (1.99%) SAP PP
5 7 (1.74%) SAP WM
6 6 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (1.49%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (1.24%) SAP QM
7 5 (1.24%) SAP Retail
7 5 (1.24%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.74%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.74%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.74%) SAP APO
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.74%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.50%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.97%) Internet
2 11 (2.73%) DHCP
2 11 (2.73%) DNS
3 7 (1.74%) Firewall
3 7 (1.74%) LTE
4 6 (1.49%) Network Security
4 6 (1.49%) WAN
4 6 (1.49%) SDH
5 5 (1.24%) BOOTP
6 4 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (0.99%) LAN
6 4 (0.99%) BGP
6 4 (0.99%) 3G
7 3 (0.74%) Extranet
7 3 (0.74%) SAN
7 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.74%) 2G
7 3 (0.74%) ATM
7 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.99%) SAP BW
4 7 (1.74%) DB2
4 7 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.49%) PowerCenter
5 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.24%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.99%) SAP HANA
7 4 (0.99%) Big Data
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.99%) MySQL
7 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.99%) SAP BI
8 3 (0.74%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.98%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.74%) JIRA
3 4 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (0.99%) Subversion
4 3 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.50%) LSMW
6 1 (0.25%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.25%) MSI
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.25%) eCATT
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 65 (16.13%) French Language
2 58 (14.39%) Finance
3 42 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 41 (10.17%) Retail
5 21 (5.21%) Spanish Language
6 17 (4.22%) Banking
7 14 (3.47%) Italian Language
7 14 (3.47%) Marketing
8 13 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (2.48%) Publishing
10 9 (2.23%) Dutch Language
11 8 (1.99%) Automotive
12 7 (1.74%) Legal
12 7 (1.74%) Investment Banking
13 6 (1.49%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.24%) Russian Language
15 3 (0.74%) Polish Language
15 3 (0.74%) Portuguese Language
15 3 (0.74%) Swedish Language
15 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (20.10%) Consultant
2 48 (11.91%) Developer
3 46 (11.41%) Analyst
4 43 (10.67%) SAP Consultant
5 33 (8.19%) Project Manager
6 25 (6.20%) Architect
7 20 (4.96%) Business Analyst
8 13 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (2.23%) Programme Manager
9 9 (2.23%) Junior
9 9 (2.23%) Team Leader
9 9 (2.23%) Informatica Consultant
10 8 (1.99%) Support Analyst
10 8 (1.99%) Java Developer
10 8 (1.99%) SAP SD Consultant
11 7 (1.74%) Support Engineer
11 7 (1.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 7 (1.74%) Coordinator
11 7 (1.74%) SAP Developer
11 7 (1.74%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.47%) .NET
2 16 (3.97%) XML
3 13 (3.23%) HTML
4 12 (2.98%) Web Services
5 10 (2.48%) J2EE
5 10 (2.48%) JSON
6 9 (2.23%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.74%) REST
8 6 (1.49%) Spring
8 6 (1.49%) Middleware
8 6 (1.49%) SOAP
9 5 (1.24%) JSP
10 4 (0.99%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.99%) Android SDK
10 4 (0.99%) Zend Framework
11 3 (0.74%) Java EE
11 3 (0.74%) Mason
11 3 (0.74%) iOS SDK
11 3 (0.74%) SAP Smart Forms
11 3 (0.74%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.22%) User Experience
3 12 (2.98%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.74%) Open Source
5 6 (1.49%) Social Media
5 6 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 6 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.24%) PMI
6 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.24%) FMCG
7 4 (0.99%) Psychology
7 4 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.99%) Graphic Design
7 4 (0.99%) Informatics
8 3 (0.74%) Replication
8 3 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.50%) Wiki
9 2 (0.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.93%) Windows
2 29 (7.20%) Linux
3 13 (3.23%) Windows XP
4 12 (2.98%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.73%) UNIX
6 9 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.24%) Solaris
9 4 (0.99%) Android
10 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.25%) CentOS
11 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (11.41%) Project Management
2 30 (7.44%) E-Commerce
3 29 (7.20%) Migration
4 28 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (5.71%) ERP
7 19 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (4.47%) Analytics
8 18 (4.47%) Mentoring
9 17 (4.22%) ITIL
9 17 (4.22%) Change Management
10 15 (3.72%) Service Delivery
10 15 (3.72%) OO
10 15 (3.72%) Logistics
11 12 (2.98%) Business Analysis
11 12 (2.98%) CRM
11 12 (2.98%) SEO
12 11 (2.73%) PRINCE2
12 11 (2.73%) Data Modelling
12 11 (2.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.19%) SQL
2 28 (6.95%) Java
3 15 (3.72%) ABAP
4 13 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 9 (2.23%) PHP
6 7 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.74%) Perl
6 7 (1.74%) C#
7 6 (1.49%) C++
7 6 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.99%) PL/1
9 3 (0.74%) SAPscript
9 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.74%) Korn
10 2 (0.50%) VB6
10 2 (0.50%) Python
10 2 (0.50%) VB
10 2 (0.50%) C
11 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (6.95%) Degree
2 6 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (1.49%) CCNP
2 6 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 4 (0.99%) CCIE
4 3 (0.74%) MCP
4 3 (0.74%) CCNA
4 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.50%) CIMA
5 2 (0.50%) JNCIA
5 2 (0.50%) JNCIS
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.50%) CCDP
5 2 (0.50%) CISSP
5 2 (0.50%) ACCA
6 1 (0.25%) CISA
6 1 (0.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) QA
2 12 (2.98%) SLA
3 5 (1.24%) GxP
4 3 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.50%) GAAP
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 15 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.24%) XenApp
4 4 (0.99%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.74%) MetaFrame
5 3 (0.74%) vSphere
5 3 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.50%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.25%) Squid
7 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.24%) Control-M
2 4 (0.99%) SCCM
2 4 (0.99%) SCOM
3 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.25%) Nagios
4 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 91 (22.58%) SAP
2 45 (11.17%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.44%) Oracle
4 19 (4.71%) Cisco
5 16 (3.97%) Lotus
6 15 (3.72%) IBM
7 10 (2.48%) HP
7 10 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.48%) TIBCO
7 10 (2.48%) Informatica
7 10 (2.48%) Google
8 9 (2.23%) VMware
9 8 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.49%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.24%) Infoblox
11 5 (1.24%) NetApp
11 5 (1.24%) Citrix
11 5 (1.24%) Adobe
12 4 (0.99%) Siebel
12 4 (0.99%) Juniper
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Hudson - London
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury
Darwin Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Church International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £525 - £526 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 24 days ago