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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 362 410 384
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -26
Contract jobs citing German Language 245 154 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the General category 1.16% 0.70% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 49 74
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £129 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £238 £300
% change year-on-year
+58.94% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 17
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £26.15 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £13.84
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.49%
General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21136 22038 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.70% 43.10% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13049 13493 15396
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 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 632 727
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +68 198 £425 +13.33% 61
London +23 86 £469 +25.00% 39
South East -5 24 £275 +22.22% 15
Berkshire +14 17 £240 +26.31% 8
City of London +30 15 £400 +10.34% 13
Scotland -26 9 £585 +735.71% 4
Bracknell +10 6 £200 - 1
Edinburgh -21 5 £585 +735.71%
Hampshire -9 3 - -
East of England -29 3 - - 3
Reading +10 2 £425 +21.42% 6
Surrey +1 2 £431 +7.81% 2
North West -4 2 £300 +20.00% 4
West Yorkshire - 2 £543 -
Yorkshire - 2 £543 -
Essex - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Cheshire +1 1 - - 2
Maidenhead -6 1 - -
Birmingham -8 1 £250 +92.30%
West Midlands -17 1 £250 +92.30% 1
North East -22 1 £130 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £130 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Bedford - 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £130 - 1
Wales - - - - 1
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 121 (24.69%) Finance
2 93 (18.98%) SAP
3 85 (17.35%) Project Management
4 74 (15.10%) French Language
5 62 (12.65%) Telecoms
6 50 (10.20%) Migration
7 44 (8.98%) Oracle
7 44 (8.98%) Retail
8 42 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (7.96%) Banking
9 39 (7.96%) SQL
10 38 (7.76%) Microsoft
11 35 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 34 (6.94%) Business Analysis
12 34 (6.94%) Italian Language
13 33 (6.73%) Windows
13 33 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (6.53%) Degree
15 27 (5.51%) Change Management
15 27 (5.51%) Java
16 26 (5.31%) MS Office
17 25 (5.10%) MS Excel
17 25 (5.10%) Spanish Language
18 24 (4.90%) SQL Server
19 22 (4.49%) Linux
19 22 (4.49%) E-Commerce
19 22 (4.49%) ERP
20 21 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
22 18 (3.67%) ITIL

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 16 (3.27%) IBM Notes
2 10 (2.04%) CMS
3 9 (1.84%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.82%) Magnolia
7 3 (0.61%) SAS
7 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.41%) Drupal
8 2 (0.41%) MTS
8 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.20%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.20%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 26 (5.31%) MS Office
2 25 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.63%) MS Project
4 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.02%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.82%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.27%) SAP FI
1 16 (3.27%) SAP CO
2 14 (2.86%) SAP SRM
2 14 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (2.65%) SAP SD
3 13 (2.65%) SAP ERP
4 8 (1.63%) SAP MM
5 7 (1.43%) SAP PP
6 5 (1.02%) SAP Retail
6 5 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.02%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.82%) SAP APO
7 4 (0.82%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.82%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.61%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.61%) SAP QM
8 3 (0.61%) CA Clarity
8 3 (0.61%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.41%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.41%) IaaS
2 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.45%) Internet
2 11 (2.24%) SDH
3 10 (2.04%) LTE
4 8 (1.63%) Firewall
5 7 (1.43%) BGP
5 7 (1.43%) VLAN
6 6 (1.22%) LAN
6 6 (1.22%) DNS
6 6 (1.22%) WAN
6 6 (1.22%) DHCP
7 5 (1.02%) BOOTP
7 5 (1.02%) Network Security
8 4 (0.82%) Multicast
8 4 (0.82%) 3G
8 4 (0.82%) MPLS
8 4 (0.82%) OSPF
8 4 (0.82%) Wireless
9 3 (0.61%) 2G
9 3 (0.61%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.22%) DB2
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.82%) Data Mart
6 4 (0.82%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.82%) Big Data
7 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.61%) MySQL
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.61%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.41%) VLDB
8 2 (0.41%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (1.84%) JIRA
2 8 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.61%) Subversion
5 1 (0.20%) Maven
5 1 (0.20%) MagicDraw
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.20%) eCATT
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.20%) ERwin
5 1 (0.20%) NUnit
5 1 (0.20%) LSMW
General
1 121 (24.69%) Finance
2 74 (15.10%) French Language
3 62 (12.65%) Telecoms
4 44 (8.98%) Retail
5 39 (7.96%) Banking
6 34 (6.94%) Italian Language
7 25 (5.10%) Spanish Language
8 18 (3.67%) Marketing
9 17 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (2.86%) Investment Banking
10 14 (2.86%) Dutch Language
11 11 (2.24%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.84%) Automotive
12 9 (1.84%) Legal
13 8 (1.63%) Publishing
13 8 (1.63%) Russian Language
14 7 (1.43%) Manufacturing
14 7 (1.43%) Polish Language
15 5 (1.02%) Portuguese Language
15 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (16.53%) Consultant
2 63 (12.86%) Analyst
3 47 (9.59%) Project Manager
4 40 (8.16%) Developer
4 40 (8.16%) SAP Consultant
5 34 (6.94%) Architect
6 33 (6.73%) Business Analyst
7 32 (6.53%) Programme Manager
8 20 (4.08%) Business Manager
9 14 (2.86%) Junior
9 14 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (2.65%) SAP Manager
11 12 (2.45%) Coordinator
11 12 (2.45%) Product Manager
12 11 (2.24%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.04%) Contracts Manager
14 9 (1.84%) Support Analyst
14 9 (1.84%) Trainer
14 9 (1.84%) SAP Trainer
14 9 (1.84%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.67%) .NET
2 14 (2.86%) J2EE
3 13 (2.65%) XML
4 11 (2.24%) Web Services
5 10 (2.04%) HTML
6 9 (1.84%) Spring
7 8 (1.63%) Mason
7 8 (1.63%) JSP
7 8 (1.63%) JSON
8 7 (1.43%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.22%) EJB
9 6 (1.22%) SOAP
9 6 (1.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.22%) jQuery
10 5 (1.02%) REST
10 5 (1.02%) Servlets
10 5 (1.02%) Middleware
11 4 (0.82%) CSS
11 4 (0.82%) Android SDK
11 4 (0.82%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 9 (1.84%) FMCG
3 7 (1.43%) Social Media
3 7 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (1.43%) PMI
4 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.02%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (0.82%) Open Source
5 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (0.82%) iPad
6 3 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (0.61%) Blackberry
6 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.61%) Handset
7 2 (0.41%) Derivative
7 2 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.41%) Informatics
7 2 (0.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.73%) Windows
2 22 (4.49%) Linux
3 13 (2.65%) Windows XP
4 11 (2.24%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.84%) UNIX
6 8 (1.63%) Solaris
7 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.02%) Android
9 1 (0.20%) zOS
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (17.35%) Project Management
2 50 (10.20%) Migration
3 42 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 34 (6.94%) Business Analysis
6 33 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (5.51%) Change Management
8 22 (4.49%) E-Commerce
8 22 (4.49%) ERP
9 21 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (3.67%) ITIL
11 17 (3.47%) PRINCE2
12 16 (3.27%) Analytics
13 15 (3.06%) CRM
14 14 (2.86%) Validation
14 14 (2.86%) Logistics
15 13 (2.65%) Data Management
15 13 (2.65%) Scrum
15 13 (2.65%) Data Modelling
15 13 (2.65%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.96%) SQL
2 27 (5.51%) Java
3 18 (3.67%) PL/SQL
4 13 (2.65%) C#
5 10 (2.04%) C
6 9 (1.84%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.63%) C++
7 8 (1.63%) ABAP
8 7 (1.43%) Perl
9 5 (1.02%) PHP
9 5 (1.02%) VB
9 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.61%) PL/1
12 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.41%) Python
12 2 (0.41%) VB6
12 2 (0.41%) Korn
12 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (6.53%) Degree
2 8 (1.63%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.22%) PMP
3 6 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.02%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (0.82%) CCNP
5 4 (0.82%) CCDP
6 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.41%) VTSP
7 2 (0.41%) CISSP
7 2 (0.41%) PhD
7 2 (0.41%) CCIE
7 2 (0.41%) ACCA
7 2 (0.41%) CIMA
7 2 (0.41%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.41%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.65%) QA
2 7 (1.43%) GxP
3 5 (1.02%) SLA
4 4 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.82%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.41%) GAAP
7 1 (0.20%) CDISC
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 16 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) Control-M
3 1 (0.20%) Nagios
3 1 (0.20%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) SCOM
3 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 93 (18.98%) SAP
2 44 (8.98%) Oracle
3 38 (7.76%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (3.27%) Lotus
6 15 (3.06%) Cisco
7 12 (2.45%) IBM
8 11 (2.24%) HP
9 10 (2.04%) Informatica
9 10 (2.04%) Google
10 8 (1.63%) Juniper
11 7 (1.43%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.22%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.22%) Huawei
13 5 (1.02%) Infoblox
13 5 (1.02%) F5
13 5 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (0.82%) Avaya
14 4 (0.82%) Siebel
15 3 (0.61%) Murex
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £160.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £470 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MBA Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ITF Solutions
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £395.67 - £633.06 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £800 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago