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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 499 502 437
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -65
Contract jobs citing German Language 143 136 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.72% 0.64% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 39 93
Median daily rate £300 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £570 £790
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.81% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £10.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £40.00 £13.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £10.90 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+14.67% +6.34%

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
19865 21185 20385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.99% 39.09% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13213 13275 12879
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 536 567
Median hourly rate £22.84 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £10.44 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +8 138 £300 -25.00% 59
South East +16 47 £280 -17.03% 11
Berkshire +37 43 £280 -22.75% 6
London -3 41 £325 -27.77% 40
Reading +18 30 £273 -31.87% 4
East of England +21 20 £288 -4.16% 3
West Midlands +2 13 £188 -37.50% 1
City of London +47 11 £234 -48.05% 18
Hertfordshire +20 11 - -
Birmingham +8 11 £188 -37.50%
Essex - 7 £288 - 1
North West -8 4 £225 - 1
Welwyn - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £315 -6.66% 1
Bedfordshire +4 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes +3 2 £315 -18.70%
Rickmansworth -2 2 - -
Cheshire -8 2 £125 - 1
Manchester - 2 £325 -
Chester 0 1 - -
Brighton -3 1 - -
East Sussex -6 1 - -
Surrey -13 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Worcester - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £120 -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 74 (27.61%) French Language
2 70 (26.12%) Microsoft
3 69 (25.75%) Degree
4 61 (22.76%) MS Office
4 61 (22.76%) Windows
5 48 (17.91%) Finance
6 43 (16.04%) MS Excel
7 37 (13.81%) Spanish Language
8 36 (13.43%) Italian Language
9 33 (12.31%) Marketing
9 33 (12.31%) SAP
10 32 (11.94%) Project Management
11 26 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (9.70%) Active Directory
12 25 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (8.58%) B2B
13 23 (8.58%) SQL
14 22 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (7.46%) Office 365
17 19 (7.09%) Computer Science
17 19 (7.09%) Manufacturing
17 19 (7.09%) MCSE
17 19 (7.09%) Skype
18 17 (6.34%) Avaya
18 17 (6.34%) Salesforce.com
18 17 (6.34%) Dutch Language
19 16 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
19 16 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (5.97%) ITIL

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 10 (3.73%) MS Exchange
1 10 (3.73%) Node.js
2 9 (3.36%) CMS
3 7 (2.61%) IBM Notes
4 6 (2.24%) IIS
4 6 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.49%) Drupal
5 4 (1.49%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.49%) WordPress
6 3 (1.12%) Apache
6 3 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.75%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.37%) Confluence
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.37%) nginx
8 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 61 (22.76%) MS Office
2 43 (16.04%) MS Excel
3 16 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.73%) MS Project
5 6 (2.24%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.10%) SAP WM
2 3 (1.12%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.75%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.37%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.46%) Office 365
2 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.85%) SaaS
3 3 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.09%) Skype
2 15 (5.60%) Internet
3 12 (4.48%) LAN
3 12 (4.48%) VPN
4 11 (4.10%) WAN
5 7 (2.61%) SDH
6 6 (2.24%) DNS
6 6 (2.24%) DWDM
6 6 (2.24%) Network Security
7 5 (1.87%) MPLS
8 4 (1.49%) Firewall
8 4 (1.49%) HTTP
8 4 (1.49%) Intranet
9 3 (1.12%) BGP
9 3 (1.12%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.12%) LDAP
9 3 (1.12%) OSPF
10 2 (0.75%) IPsec
10 2 (0.75%) Multicast
10 2 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.36%) Relational Database
1 9 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.12%) MySQL
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.75%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.37%) MS Access
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 74 (27.61%) French Language
2 48 (17.91%) Finance
3 37 (13.81%) Spanish Language
4 36 (13.43%) Italian Language
5 33 (12.31%) Marketing
6 19 (7.09%) Manufacturing
7 17 (6.34%) Dutch Language
8 14 (5.22%) Portuguese Language
9 12 (4.48%) Brand Awareness
9 12 (4.48%) Telecoms
10 11 (4.10%) Banking
11 10 (3.73%) Retail
12 7 (2.61%) Legal
13 6 (2.24%) Law
13 6 (2.24%) Polish Language
13 6 (2.24%) Russian Language
14 5 (1.87%) Automotive
15 4 (1.49%) Advertising
15 4 (1.49%) Games
15 4 (1.49%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 48 (17.91%) Analyst
2 25 (9.33%) Consultant
3 24 (8.96%) Support Engineer
4 21 (7.84%) Service Analyst
5 15 (5.60%) Project Manager
5 15 (5.60%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (5.22%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.10%) Architect
8 10 (3.73%) Escalation Engineer
8 10 (3.73%) SAP Consultant
9 9 (3.36%) Developer
9 9 (3.36%) Support Analyst
10 8 (2.99%) Technical Support
11 7 (2.61%) Coordinator
11 7 (2.61%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (2.61%) Technical Support Engineer
12 6 (2.24%) Azure Engineer
12 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Engineer
12 6 (2.24%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.60%) .NET
2 11 (4.10%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.73%) HTML
4 9 (3.36%) Web Services
5 8 (2.99%) CSS
6 6 (2.24%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.87%) ADO.NET
7 5 (1.87%) COM
7 5 (1.87%) SAML
8 4 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.49%) DCOM
8 4 (1.49%) HTML5
8 4 (1.49%) MAPI
8 4 (1.49%) XML
9 3 (1.12%) jQuery
9 3 (1.12%) OAuth2
9 3 (1.12%) REST
10 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (0.75%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.48%) Social Media
4 10 (3.73%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.61%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.61%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.49%) User Experience
8 3 (1.12%) Biometrics
8 3 (1.12%) Blog
8 3 (1.12%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.12%) Informatics
8 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.12%) PKI
8 3 (1.12%) Statistics
8 3 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.75%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.75%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.76%) Windows
2 14 (5.22%) Windows 7
3 10 (3.73%) Linux
3 10 (3.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.36%) Android
5 8 (2.99%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.87%) Unix
7 5 (1.87%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.49%) VMS
8 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.12%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) AIX
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.94%) Project Management
2 26 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (8.58%) B2B
5 16 (5.97%) ITIL
6 15 (5.60%) SEO
7 14 (5.22%) Change Management
7 14 (5.22%) Pay per click
8 13 (4.85%) Service Management
9 12 (4.48%) Data Analysis
9 12 (4.48%) Marketing Automation
10 11 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (4.10%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (4.10%) Email Marketing
10 11 (4.10%) Validation
11 10 (3.73%) Migration
11 10 (3.73%) Project Planning
12 9 (3.36%) Data Acquisition
12 9 (3.36%) Online Marketing
13 8 (2.99%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.58%) SQL
2 14 (5.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (4.85%) Java
4 11 (4.10%) C#
5 9 (3.36%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.61%) VB
7 6 (2.24%) C++
8 5 (1.87%) PHP
8 5 (1.87%) VB6
8 5 (1.87%) VBScript
9 3 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.12%) Python
10 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) ABAP
11 1 (0.37%) C
11 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (25.75%) Degree
2 22 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (7.09%) MCSE
4 16 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (5.60%) MCDST
6 14 (5.22%) CCNA
7 13 (4.85%) MCITP
8 7 (2.61%) CISSP
9 4 (1.49%) CCNP
9 4 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.12%) CISM
10 3 (1.12%) CISMP
10 3 (1.12%) MOS
11 2 (0.75%) CCIE
11 2 (0.75%) CEH
11 2 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.75%) MCPD
11 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (1.49%) QA
3 3 (1.12%) NEBOSH
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.37%) GAAP
5 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.37%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.37%) vCloud
5 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.73%) SCCM
2 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.12%) SCOM
3 2 (0.75%) OpenView
4 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.37%) OVSD
Vendors
1 70 (26.12%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.31%) SAP
3 17 (6.34%) Avaya
3 17 (6.34%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (5.60%) Oracle
5 9 (3.36%) Huawei
5 9 (3.36%) Marketo
6 7 (2.61%) Lotus
7 6 (2.24%) Citrix
7 6 (2.24%) Remedy
7 6 (2.24%) VMware
8 5 (1.87%) Cisco
9 4 (1.49%) NetApp
9 4 (1.49%) Qualys
10 3 (1.12%) Adobe
10 3 (1.12%) BMC
10 3 (1.12%) Infor
11 2 (0.75%) HP
11 2 (0.75%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.75%) Nortel
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