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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 350 429 428
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -1
Contract jobs citing German Language 274 146 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.28% 0.64% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 46 84
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£438 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £563 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £165 £261
% change year-on-year
+103.03% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.70 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 £13.59
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -22.70%

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
21410 22807 26188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.64% 42.88% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 14097 15580
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 526 606 744
Average hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.65 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.62 £48.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +79 221 £425 +54.54% 62
London +45 82 £475 +26.66% 38
South East +2 27 £275 +66.66% 16
Berkshire +19 19 £240 -58.26% 7
City of London +36 11 £438 +16.66% 16
Scotland -19 7 - -
Bracknell +8 6 £200 - 1
East of England -13 6 £306 - 3
Essex - 5 £306 -
Yorkshire +2 4 £335 -
Hampshire -14 4 - - 1
Reading +14 3 £258 -55.21% 3
West Midlands -15 3 £250 +92.30% 1
Edinburgh -19 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £335 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
East Midlands +10 1 - -
Surrey +1 1 £438 +9.37%
West Yorkshire 0 1 £465 -
Birmingham -3 1 £250 +92.30%
Oxfordshire -8 1 £400 +150.00%
North West -13 1 £300 -27.27% 3
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £465 -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 94 (19.83%) Finance
2 91 (19.20%) SAP
3 70 (14.77%) French Language
4 68 (14.35%) Project Management
5 62 (13.08%) Telecoms
6 45 (9.49%) Retail
7 43 (9.07%) Microsoft
8 42 (8.86%) Migration
9 41 (8.65%) Oracle
10 38 (8.02%) SQL
10 38 (8.02%) Windows
11 34 (7.17%) Banking
12 32 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (6.33%) Java
13 30 (6.33%) Degree
14 29 (6.12%) Programme Management
15 27 (5.70%) Linux
15 27 (5.70%) MS Excel
15 27 (5.70%) Italian Language
16 26 (5.49%) MS Office
17 24 (5.06%) SQL Server
17 24 (5.06%) E-Commerce
17 24 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (4.85%) Business Analysis
18 23 (4.85%) Change Management
19 22 (4.64%) Spanish Language
20 21 (4.43%) Active Directory
21 20 (4.22%) ITIL
22 19 (4.01%) ERP
23 18 (3.80%) PL/SQL

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (3.38%) IBM Notes
2 10 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.90%) CMS
3 9 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.84%) Magnolia
4 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.42%) MTS
6 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.21%) Site Server
7 1 (0.21%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.49%) MS Office
3 10 (2.11%) MS Project
4 8 (1.69%) Mathematica
5 6 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.84%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.59%) SAP CO
2 16 (3.38%) SAP FI
3 15 (3.16%) SAP SD
4 14 (2.95%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (2.32%) SAP ERP
6 8 (1.69%) SAP MM
7 7 (1.48%) SAP PP
8 5 (1.05%) SAP Retail
8 5 (1.05%) SAP SRM
8 5 (1.05%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.84%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.84%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.84%) SAP R/3
9 4 (0.84%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.63%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.63%) SAP APO
10 3 (0.63%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.63%) CA Clarity
10 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.42%) IaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.95%) Internet
2 11 (2.32%) DHCP
2 11 (2.32%) DNS
3 7 (1.48%) Network Security
4 6 (1.27%) LTE
4 6 (1.27%) BOOTP
4 6 (1.27%) SDH
5 5 (1.05%) LAN
5 5 (1.05%) Firewall
5 5 (1.05%) WAN
6 4 (0.84%) BGP
7 3 (0.63%) MPLS
7 3 (0.63%) 3G
7 3 (0.63%) ATM
7 3 (0.63%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.63%) FTP
7 3 (0.63%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.27%) DB2
4 6 (1.27%) PowerCenter
4 6 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.84%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.84%) SAP HANA
6 4 (0.84%) Big Data
6 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.63%) MySQL
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.63%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.42%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (2.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.69%) JIRA
3 4 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.63%) Subversion
4 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.42%) LSMW
6 1 (0.21%) MagicDraw
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.21%) MSI
6 1 (0.21%) NUnit
6 1 (0.21%) Hudson
6 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.21%) eCATT
General
1 94 (19.83%) Finance
2 70 (14.77%) French Language
3 62 (13.08%) Telecoms
4 45 (9.49%) Retail
5 34 (7.17%) Banking
6 27 (5.70%) Italian Language
7 22 (4.64%) Spanish Language
8 16 (3.38%) Marketing
8 16 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (3.16%) Dutch Language
10 14 (2.95%) Investment Banking
11 10 (2.11%) Automotive
12 9 (1.90%) Publishing
13 8 (1.69%) Retail Banking
13 8 (1.69%) Russian Language
14 7 (1.48%) Polish Language
14 7 (1.48%) Legal
14 7 (1.48%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.84%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 81 (17.09%) Consultant
2 52 (10.97%) Analyst
3 48 (10.13%) Developer
4 43 (9.07%) Project Manager
5 42 (8.86%) SAP Consultant
6 35 (7.38%) Architect
7 26 (5.49%) Programme Manager
8 23 (4.85%) Business Analyst
9 17 (3.59%) Business Manager
10 15 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (2.95%) Java Developer
12 13 (2.74%) Junior
12 13 (2.74%) Product Manager
13 12 (2.53%) Coordinator
14 9 (1.90%) Trainer
14 9 (1.90%) Support Analyst
14 9 (1.90%) SAP SD Consultant
14 9 (1.90%) Informatica Consultant
15 8 (1.69%) Contracts Manager
15 8 (1.69%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.80%) .NET
2 15 (3.16%) J2EE
2 15 (3.16%) XML
3 12 (2.53%) HTML
4 11 (2.32%) Web Services
4 11 (2.32%) JSON
5 9 (1.90%) Spring
5 9 (1.90%) JSP
6 8 (1.69%) Mason
6 8 (1.69%) REST
7 7 (1.48%) .NET Framework
7 7 (1.48%) Hibernate
8 6 (1.27%) Middleware
8 6 (1.27%) EJB
8 6 (1.27%) SOAP
9 5 (1.05%) Servlets
9 5 (1.05%) jQuery
9 5 (1.05%) Android SDK
10 4 (0.84%) Zend Framework
11 3 (0.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.32%) Mobile App
2 9 (1.90%) PMI
3 7 (1.48%) FMCG
4 6 (1.27%) Social Media
4 6 (1.27%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.05%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (0.84%) Open Source
6 4 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.84%) Informatics
7 3 (0.63%) Handset
7 3 (0.63%) Replication
7 3 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.42%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.42%) Clustering
8 2 (0.42%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.02%) Windows
2 27 (5.70%) Linux
3 17 (3.59%) Windows XP
4 14 (2.95%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.90%) UNIX
5 9 (1.90%) Solaris
6 8 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.27%) Android
9 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.21%) zOS
10 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.35%) Project Management
2 42 (8.86%) Migration
3 32 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (6.12%) Programme Management
5 24 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (5.06%) E-Commerce
6 23 (4.85%) Change Management
6 23 (4.85%) Business Analysis
7 20 (4.22%) ITIL
8 19 (4.01%) ERP
9 18 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (3.59%) PRINCE2
10 17 (3.59%) CRM
11 15 (3.16%) Service Delivery
11 15 (3.16%) Validation
12 14 (2.95%) Analytics
13 11 (2.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (2.32%) SEO
13 11 (2.32%) Logistics
14 10 (2.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (8.02%) SQL
2 30 (6.33%) Java
3 18 (3.80%) PL/SQL
4 12 (2.53%) ABAP
5 11 (2.32%) C#
6 9 (1.90%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.69%) Perl
8 7 (1.48%) C++
8 7 (1.48%) C
9 5 (1.05%) PHP
9 5 (1.05%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.84%) VB
11 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.63%) PL/1
11 3 (0.63%) SAPscript
12 2 (0.42%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.42%) Python
12 2 (0.42%) VB6
12 2 (0.42%) Korn
12 2 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 30 (6.33%) Degree
2 10 (2.11%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.27%) PMP
4 5 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.84%) CCNP
6 3 (0.63%) MCP
6 3 (0.63%) CCIE
6 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.42%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.42%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.42%) ACCA
7 2 (0.42%) CIMA
7 2 (0.42%) PhD
7 2 (0.42%) CCDP
8 1 (0.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.95%) QA
2 11 (2.32%) SLA
3 8 (1.69%) GxP
4 4 (0.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) GAAP
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.21%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.21%) CDISC
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.84%) ISA Server
3 4 (0.84%) XenApp
4 3 (0.63%) vSphere
4 3 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.63%) MetaFrame
5 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.21%) Squid
6 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) Control-M
2 4 (0.84%) SCCM
2 4 (0.84%) SCOM
3 3 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) Nagios
4 1 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 91 (19.20%) SAP
2 43 (9.07%) Microsoft
3 41 (8.65%) Oracle
4 17 (3.59%) Cisco
4 17 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (3.38%) Lotus
6 15 (3.16%) IBM
7 11 (2.32%) HP
8 10 (2.11%) Google
9 9 (1.90%) Informatica
10 8 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.48%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.48%) VMware
12 6 (1.27%) Infoblox
12 6 (1.27%) Juniper
13 5 (1.05%) NetApp
14 4 (0.84%) Citrix
14 4 (0.84%) Avaya
14 4 (0.84%) Siebel
15 3 (0.63%) Ericsson
London
Annapurna
Rate: €700 - €900 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago