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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 533 491 387
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -104
Contract jobs citing German Language 118 155 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the General category 0.60% 0.68% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 71
Median daily rate £321 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.16% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.61% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.40 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £40.00 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.54%

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
19738 22818 20888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.55% 40.06% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13109 14617 12909
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 566 537
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.24 £49.19 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing German Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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 -57 98 £250 -35.48% 40
London +3 56 £270 -32.50% 16
South East +4 14 £198 -43.57% 10
City of London +45 9 £245 -42.35% 6
Scotland +3 9 £321 - 2
North West +5 8 £325 +195.45% 1
Berkshire -5 8 £195 -40.00% 7
East of England +15 7 - - 5
Cheshire +6 7 - -
Chester 0 7 - -
Erskine - 7 £321 -
Renfrewshire - 7 £321 -
Milton Keynes +17 6 £200 -68.37% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £200 -68.37% 1
Reading +4 6 £195 -70.00% 7
Hertfordshire +14 5 - -
Rickmansworth +4 5 - -
Birmingham -13 3 £1,125 +922.72% 1
West Midlands -30 3 £1,125 +922.72% 2
Bedfordshire +2 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +5 1 - - 1
Leeds 0 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -3 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £575 -
North East - 1 - - 3
Wales - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 3
South Wales - 1 - -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 91 (31.60%) French Language
2 86 (29.86%) Degree
3 70 (24.31%) Microsoft
4 58 (20.14%) Windows
5 54 (18.75%) MS Office
6 44 (15.28%) Italian Language
7 43 (14.93%) Finance
7 43 (14.93%) MS Excel
8 39 (13.54%) SAP
9 35 (12.15%) Spanish Language
10 31 (10.76%) Marketing
10 31 (10.76%) Project Management
11 30 (10.42%) ITIL
11 30 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (10.07%) Active Directory
12 29 (10.07%) B2B
13 27 (9.38%) Computer Science
14 26 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (8.68%) SQL
16 23 (7.99%) Java
17 22 (7.64%) Manufacturing
17 22 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (7.29%) Management Information System
18 21 (7.29%) Internet
18 21 (7.29%) SaaS
19 20 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
19 20 (6.94%) Office 365
20 19 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
21 18 (6.25%) Migration

German 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 12 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.78%) CMS
3 7 (2.43%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.08%) IIS
5 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.39%) Apache
6 4 (1.39%) Drupal
6 4 (1.39%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.39%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.39%) WordPress
7 3 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.69%) Magnolia
8 2 (0.69%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.69%) nginx
8 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (18.75%) MS Office
2 43 (14.93%) MS Excel
3 19 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.13%) MS Project
5 8 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.78%) SAP WM
2 4 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.04%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.04%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.69%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.35%) Adaptiv
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.35%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.29%) SaaS
2 20 (6.94%) Office 365
3 11 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.29%) Internet
2 16 (5.56%) Skype
3 12 (4.17%) LAN
4 11 (3.82%) WAN
5 10 (3.47%) VPN
6 8 (2.78%) HTTP
6 8 (2.78%) Network Security
7 7 (2.43%) SSL
8 6 (2.08%) DNS
9 4 (1.39%) BGP
9 4 (1.39%) Firewall
9 4 (1.39%) Intranet
9 4 (1.39%) Multicast
9 4 (1.39%) OSPF
9 4 (1.39%) SDH
10 3 (1.04%) DWDM
10 3 (1.04%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.04%) LDAP
10 3 (1.04%) MPLS
10 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.39%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.04%) MySQL
4 3 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.04%) SAP BI
4 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.69%) Lumira
5 2 (0.69%) MS Access
5 2 (0.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.69%) JIRA
2 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 91 (31.60%) French Language
2 44 (15.28%) Italian Language
3 43 (14.93%) Finance
4 35 (12.15%) Spanish Language
5 31 (10.76%) Marketing
6 22 (7.64%) Manufacturing
7 16 (5.56%) Portuguese Language
8 15 (5.21%) Brand Awareness
8 15 (5.21%) Dutch Language
9 14 (4.86%) Telecoms
10 11 (3.82%) Retail
11 9 (3.13%) Polish Language
12 8 (2.78%) Banking
13 7 (2.43%) Automotive
13 7 (2.43%) Russian Language
13 7 (2.43%) Turkish Language
14 6 (2.08%) Law
14 6 (2.08%) Legal
15 5 (1.74%) Swedish Language
16 4 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (17.01%) Analyst
2 25 (8.68%) Support Engineer
3 23 (7.99%) Consultant
4 17 (5.90%) Service Analyst
5 16 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 15 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (4.51%) Technical Support
8 12 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 11 (3.82%) Administrator
10 10 (3.47%) Escalation Engineer
11 9 (3.13%) Architect
12 8 (2.78%) Developer
12 8 (2.78%) Marketing Manager
13 7 (2.43%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (2.43%) Network Engineer
13 7 (2.43%) Support Analyst
14 6 (2.08%) SAP Consultant
14 6 (2.08%) Senior Manager
14 6 (2.08%) Technical Engineer
14 6 (2.08%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.56%) .NET
2 11 (3.82%) ASP.NET
2 11 (3.82%) Node.js
3 9 (3.13%) Web Services
4 8 (2.78%) HTML
5 5 (1.74%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.74%) COM
5 5 (1.74%) CSS
5 5 (1.74%) MAPI
5 5 (1.74%) REST
5 5 (1.74%) SAML
6 4 (1.39%) ADO.NET
6 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.39%) DCOM
6 4 (1.39%) XML
7 3 (1.04%) OAuth2
8 2 (0.69%) HTML5
8 2 (0.69%) JSON
8 2 (0.69%) OAuth
9 1 (0.35%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.29%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.21%) Social Media
5 13 (4.51%) Digital Media
6 12 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.78%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.43%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.39%) Fintech
9 4 (1.39%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.39%) PKI
9 4 (1.39%) User Experience
10 3 (1.04%) Biometrics
10 3 (1.04%) Blog
10 3 (1.04%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.04%) Informatics
10 3 (1.04%) PMI
10 3 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.69%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.14%) Windows
2 13 (4.51%) Windows 7
3 11 (3.82%) Linux
4 10 (3.47%) Android
4 10 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.78%) Unix
6 7 (2.43%) Windows 8
6 7 (2.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.39%) VMS
9 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.04%) Solaris
10 3 (1.04%) Windows NT
10 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.69%) AIX
11 2 (0.69%) HPUX
11 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.76%) Project Management
2 30 (10.42%) ITIL
3 29 (10.07%) B2B
4 26 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (6.25%) Migration
7 17 (5.90%) Pay per click
7 17 (5.90%) SEO
8 16 (5.56%) Service Management
9 15 (5.21%) Change Management
9 15 (5.21%) Marketing Automation
10 14 (4.86%) Email Marketing
10 14 (4.86%) Project Planning
11 13 (4.51%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (4.17%) Data Acquisition
12 12 (4.17%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.17%) Integrated Marketing
12 12 (4.17%) Online Marketing
13 10 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.68%) SQL
2 23 (7.99%) Java
3 14 (4.86%) Python
4 13 (4.51%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.17%) C#
6 10 (3.47%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.47%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.43%) C++
7 7 (2.43%) PHP
7 7 (2.43%) VB
8 6 (2.08%) VBScript
9 5 (1.74%) VB6
10 4 (1.39%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.69%) Perl
12 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) ABAP
13 1 (0.35%) C
13 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (29.86%) Degree
2 19 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.56%) CCNA
5 15 (5.21%) MCSE
6 11 (3.82%) MCDST
7 9 (3.13%) MCITP
8 8 (2.78%) CISSP
9 6 (2.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.74%) CCNP
10 5 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.39%) CISM
11 4 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.04%) CISMP
12 3 (1.04%) MOS
12 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.69%) CEH
13 2 (0.69%) MCPD
13 2 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.56%) SLA
2 7 (2.43%) QA
3 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.04%) NEBOSH
3 3 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.35%) MiFID
5 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (10.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.69%) vSphere
5 2 (0.69%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) Docker
6 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.35%) vCloud
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.47%) SCCM
2 8 (2.78%) OVPA
3 3 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.35%) Control-M
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.54%) SAP
3 20 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (5.90%) Avaya
5 12 (4.17%) HP
5 12 (4.17%) Marketo
5 12 (4.17%) Oracle
6 9 (3.13%) Citrix
7 7 (2.43%) Lotus
7 7 (2.43%) VMware
8 6 (2.08%) Remedy
9 5 (1.74%) BMC
10 4 (1.39%) Cisco
10 4 (1.39%) Huawei
10 4 (1.39%) NetApp
10 4 (1.39%) Qualys
11 3 (1.04%) Adobe
11 3 (1.04%) Infor
12 2 (0.69%) Interwoven
12 2 (0.69%) Novell
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