The first 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 376 411 394
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Contract jobs citing German Language 214 154 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.05% 0.71% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 51 66
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £143 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 16
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £13.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -9.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £11.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20477 21620 25155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 43.18% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12721 13203 14997
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 £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 643 710
Average hourly rate £21.04 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.15
% change year-on-year
- -13.95%

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 9 July 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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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 +38 175 £413 +17.85% 61
London +22 77 £469 +25.00% 27
South East -6 22 £325 +44.44% 21
Berkshire +10 14 £258 +35.52% 12
Scotland -7 12 £468 +567.85% 1
City of London +12 11 £425 +13.93% 11
Edinburgh -19 7 £585 +735.71%
Bracknell +10 4 £200 - 6
Hertfordshire +7 3 - -
North West -3 3 £300 +99.33%
East of England -21 3 - - 7
Cheshire +2 2 - -
Reading 0 2 £425 +21.42%
Birmingham -1 2 £250 - 2
West Midlands -18 2 £250 - 3
West Yorkshire - 2 £543 -
Yorkshire - 2 £543 -
Surrey - 2 £431 - 2
Kent - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £543 -
Maidenhead -5 1 - - 2
Hampshire -13 1 £350 -26.31% 1
North East -15 1 £130 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 3
South Wales - 1 £75 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £130 -
Wales - 1 £75 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £130 -
Cardiff - 1 £75 -
Chelmsford - - - -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 136 (27.53%) Finance
2 92 (18.62%) SAP
3 86 (17.41%) Project Management
4 79 (15.99%) French Language
5 68 (13.77%) Telecoms
6 49 (9.92%) Oracle
6 49 (9.92%) Migration
7 48 (9.72%) SQL
8 44 (8.91%) Retail
9 43 (8.70%) Banking
9 43 (8.70%) Italian Language
10 42 (8.50%) Windows
10 42 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (8.50%) Microsoft
11 39 (7.89%) Degree
12 38 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 38 (7.69%) Java
13 35 (7.09%) Business Analysis
14 33 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (6.28%) MS Office
16 30 (6.07%) Spanish Language
17 29 (5.87%) MS Excel
18 27 (5.47%) Change Management
19 26 (5.26%) Linux
20 24 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
22 22 (4.45%) ERP
22 22 (4.45%) SQL Server
23 19 (3.85%) PL/SQL
23 19 (3.85%) E-Commerce

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 13 (2.63%) IBM Notes
2 10 (2.02%) CMS
3 9 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.81%) Magnolia
7 3 (0.61%) Apache
7 3 (0.61%) SAS
7 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.40%) Drupal
8 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.40%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.40%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.40%) MTS
8 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 31 (6.28%) MS Office
2 29 (5.87%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.62%) MS Project
5 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.21%) Mathematica
6 5 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.81%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.20%) CATIA
8 1 (0.20%) Simulink
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.64%) SAP FI
1 18 (3.64%) SAP CO
2 16 (3.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (2.83%) SAP ERP
4 12 (2.43%) SAP SRM
4 12 (2.43%) SAP SD
5 8 (1.62%) SAP MM
6 7 (1.42%) SAP PP
7 5 (1.01%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.81%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.81%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.81%) SAP APO
8 4 (0.81%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.61%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.61%) ZaiNet
9 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.61%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.61%) Endur
9 3 (0.61%) CA Clarity
9 3 (0.61%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) IaaS
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.43%) Internet
1 12 (2.43%) Firewall
2 11 (2.23%) SDH
3 10 (2.02%) LAN
4 9 (1.82%) WAN
4 9 (1.82%) LTE
5 8 (1.62%) VLAN
6 7 (1.42%) DNS
6 7 (1.42%) BGP
7 6 (1.21%) DHCP
7 6 (1.21%) VPN
7 6 (1.21%) FTP
8 5 (1.01%) Wireless
8 5 (1.01%) BOOTP
8 5 (1.01%) OSPF
8 5 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (1.01%) Network Security
8 5 (1.01%) Multicast
8 5 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (4.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.01%) MySQL
7 5 (1.01%) DB2
7 5 (1.01%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.61%) Data Mart
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) Big Data
10 2 (0.40%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.40%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (1.82%) JIRA
2 7 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.61%) Subversion
4 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) Maven
5 1 (0.20%) MagicDraw
5 1 (0.20%) NUnit
5 1 (0.20%) LSMW
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.20%) JUnit
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.20%) ERwin
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.20%) eCATT
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
General
1 136 (27.53%) Finance
2 79 (15.99%) French Language
3 68 (13.77%) Telecoms
4 44 (8.91%) Retail
5 43 (8.70%) Banking
5 43 (8.70%) Italian Language
6 30 (6.07%) Spanish Language
7 18 (3.64%) Marketing
8 15 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (3.04%) Dutch Language
9 13 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 13 (2.63%) Retail Banking
10 11 (2.23%) Automotive
10 11 (2.23%) Legal
11 10 (2.02%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.42%) Publishing
12 7 (1.42%) Polish Language
13 6 (1.21%) Russian Language
13 6 (1.21%) Billing
14 5 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (16.40%) Consultant
2 66 (13.36%) Analyst
3 49 (9.92%) Project Manager
4 39 (7.89%) Developer
4 39 (7.89%) SAP Consultant
5 37 (7.49%) Programme Manager
6 36 (7.29%) Architect
7 32 (6.48%) Business Analyst
8 21 (4.25%) Business Manager
9 16 (3.24%) Junior
10 14 (2.83%) SAP Manager
11 13 (2.63%) Coordinator
12 11 (2.23%) Product Manager
12 11 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (2.23%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.02%) Contracts Manager
13 10 (2.02%) Java Developer
14 9 (1.82%) Deployment Manager
14 9 (1.82%) Project Coordinator
14 9 (1.82%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.64%) .NET
2 13 (2.63%) XML
2 13 (2.63%) J2EE
3 11 (2.23%) HTML
4 10 (2.02%) Web Services
5 8 (1.62%) Spring
6 7 (1.42%) JSP
6 7 (1.42%) EJB
6 7 (1.42%) JSON
6 7 (1.42%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.42%) jQuery
6 7 (1.42%) Mason
7 6 (1.21%) SOAP
7 6 (1.21%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.01%) Servlets
9 4 (0.81%) REST
9 4 (0.81%) Zend Framework
9 4 (0.81%) Java EE
9 4 (0.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.43%) FMCG
2 9 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.21%) Social Media
3 6 (1.21%) PMI
4 5 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.01%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (0.81%) Open Source
5 4 (0.81%) iPad
6 3 (0.61%) Handset
6 3 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.40%) Life Science
7 2 (0.40%) Informatics
7 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.40%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.40%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.50%) Windows
2 26 (5.26%) Linux
3 16 (3.24%) Windows XP
4 15 (3.04%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.82%) Solaris
7 8 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.62%) UNIX
8 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.01%) Android
9 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) zOS
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (17.41%) Project Management
2 49 (9.92%) Migration
3 42 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 35 (7.09%) Business Analysis
6 33 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (5.47%) Change Management
8 24 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (4.45%) ERP
10 19 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 18 (3.64%) PRINCE2
11 18 (3.64%) ITIL
12 16 (3.24%) CRM
12 16 (3.24%) Data Management
13 15 (3.04%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (3.04%) Logistics
13 15 (3.04%) Data Modelling
14 14 (2.83%) Validation
15 13 (2.63%) Analytics
16 12 (2.43%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.72%) SQL
2 38 (7.69%) Java
3 19 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 12 (2.43%) C#
5 10 (2.02%) C
5 10 (2.02%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.82%) PHP
6 9 (1.82%) C++
6 9 (1.82%) ABAP
6 9 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.21%) VB
7 6 (1.21%) Perl
8 4 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.61%) ActionScript
9 3 (0.61%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.40%) VB6
11 1 (0.20%) Korn
11 1 (0.20%) Python
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 39 (7.89%) Degree
2 8 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (1.42%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.21%) PMP
5 5 (1.01%) CCNP
5 5 (1.01%) CCDP
5 5 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.81%) VTSP
6 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.61%) CCIE
7 3 (0.61%) CISSP
7 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) CIPD
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ACCA
8 2 (0.40%) CIMA
8 2 (0.40%) PhD
9 1 (0.20%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.04%) QA
2 8 (1.62%) SLA
3 7 (1.42%) GxP
4 4 (0.81%) AIFMD
4 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) GAAP
7 1 (0.20%) CDISC
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 15 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.20%) Xen
4 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.20%) vCloud
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.61%) SCCM
2 3 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.20%) OVSD
4 1 (0.20%) OpenView
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.20%) WSUS
4 1 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 92 (18.62%) SAP
2 49 (9.92%) Oracle
3 42 (8.50%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.44%) Cisco
5 15 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.83%) HP
7 13 (2.63%) Lotus
8 12 (2.43%) Informatica
9 10 (2.02%) IBM
10 9 (1.82%) Google
10 9 (1.82%) Juniper
11 8 (1.62%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.42%) Huawei
12 7 (1.42%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.21%) F5
13 6 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (1.01%) VMware
14 5 (1.01%) Siebel
14 5 (1.01%) Infoblox
15 4 (0.81%) Fortinet
Bristol, Somerset
Wenham Carter Ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £398.86 - £638.18 per day + negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Scotland
ITF Solutions
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Salt
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £13.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MRP Global
Rate: Excellent rates / salaries offered
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €700 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 23 days ago