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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 519 496 418
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -78
Contract jobs citing German Language 137 158 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.72% 0.69% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 56 67
Median daily rate £340 £369 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% -15.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £128 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £288 £343
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -16.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 14
Median hourly rate £13.75 £10.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £8.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £14.60 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -32.20%

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
19159 22825 22370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.70% 39.89% 38.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12778 14453 13570
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 641 531
Median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -11 119 £350 -3.44% 45
London 0 44 £456 +1.38% 21
South East +23 41 £315 +34.04% 14
Berkshire 0 23 £300 +66.66% 3
Buckinghamshire - 16 £258 - 3
Milton Keynes - 15 £258 - 1
North West +22 10 £350 +55.55% 4
Cheshire +12 10 £350 - 1
Chester +15 9 - - 1
Reading +1 9 £375 -42.30% 1
Scotland +12 6 £321 - 2
West Midlands - 6 - - 2
Birmingham - 5 - -
Erskine - 5 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £320 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 3 - -
North East -26 3 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -28 3 - -
City of London +8 1 £475 +28.81% 2
East of England +1 1 - - 2
Middlesex -1 1 £543 +101.86%
Hertfordshire -1 1 - - 2
Rickmansworth -2 1 - -
Feltham -3 1 £548 +173.75%
Bracknell -11 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £420 -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
Warrington - 1 £350 -
Northampton - 1 £600 -
Hook - 1 £325 - 1

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 98 (34.88%) French Language
2 89 (31.67%) Degree
3 64 (22.78%) Microsoft
4 51 (18.15%) MS Excel
5 49 (17.44%) Italian Language
6 47 (16.73%) Finance
7 45 (16.01%) MS Office
7 45 (16.01%) SAP
8 40 (14.23%) Windows
8 40 (14.23%) Spanish Language
9 37 (13.17%) ITIL
10 35 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
11 31 (11.03%) SQL
12 30 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (9.61%) Management Information System
14 26 (9.25%) Computer Science
14 26 (9.25%) Marketing
15 24 (8.54%) Internet
16 23 (8.19%) MS PowerPoint
17 22 (7.83%) Java
18 21 (7.47%) JavaScript
18 21 (7.47%) B2B
18 21 (7.47%) SLA
18 21 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (7.12%) Manufacturing
19 20 (7.12%) Telecoms
20 19 (6.76%) Active Directory
20 19 (6.76%) .NET
20 19 (6.76%) SaaS
21 18 (6.41%) Service Management

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 15 (5.34%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.85%) CMS
3 7 (2.49%) IIS
4 5 (1.78%) Apache
5 4 (1.42%) Drupal
5 4 (1.42%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.42%) WordPress
6 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.71%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.71%) nginx
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (18.15%) MS Excel
2 45 (16.01%) MS Office
3 23 (8.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.49%) MS Project
4 7 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.49%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.49%) SAP WM
2 4 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.42%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.42%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.07%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.07%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.71%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.71%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.71%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.76%) SaaS
2 11 (3.91%) Office 365
3 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.54%) Internet
2 11 (3.91%) LAN
3 10 (3.56%) Network Security
3 10 (3.56%) WAN
4 8 (2.85%) HTTP
5 7 (2.49%) SSL
6 6 (2.14%) VPN
7 5 (1.78%) Firewall
8 4 (1.42%) BGP
8 4 (1.42%) Multicast
8 4 (1.42%) OSPF
8 4 (1.42%) Skype
8 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.07%) DNS
10 2 (0.71%) IPsec
10 2 (0.71%) MPLS
10 2 (0.71%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.56%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.14%) SAP BI
3 5 (1.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.42%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.07%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.71%) Lumira
6 2 (0.71%) MS Access
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.71%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) Grunt
3 1 (0.36%) gulp
3 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 98 (34.88%) French Language
2 49 (17.44%) Italian Language
3 47 (16.73%) Finance
4 40 (14.23%) Spanish Language
5 26 (9.25%) Marketing
6 20 (7.12%) Manufacturing
6 20 (7.12%) Telecoms
7 18 (6.41%) Dutch Language
7 18 (6.41%) Retail
8 17 (6.05%) Portuguese Language
9 13 (4.63%) Brand Awareness
10 12 (4.27%) Russian Language
11 11 (3.91%) Automotive
12 8 (2.85%) Banking
12 8 (2.85%) Polish Language
13 7 (2.49%) Turkish Language
14 5 (1.78%) Legal
14 5 (1.78%) Swedish Language
15 4 (1.42%) Advertising
15 4 (1.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (18.86%) Analyst
2 18 (6.41%) Business Analyst
3 17 (6.05%) Project Manager
3 17 (6.05%) Service Analyst
4 16 (5.69%) Developer
4 16 (5.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (5.69%) Support Engineer
5 14 (4.98%) Consultant
6 10 (3.56%) Administrator
7 9 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (3.20%) Marketing Manager
7 9 (3.20%) Support Analyst
8 8 (2.85%) Network Engineer
9 7 (2.49%) Auditor
9 7 (2.49%) Escalation Engineer
9 7 (2.49%) IT Analyst
9 7 (2.49%) SAP Analyst
9 7 (2.49%) Technical Support
10 6 (2.14%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (2.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.76%) .NET
2 15 (5.34%) ASP.NET
3 14 (4.98%) Node.js
4 11 (3.91%) Web Services
5 10 (3.56%) HTML
6 9 (3.20%) CSS
6 9 (3.20%) MAPI
7 6 (2.14%) XML
8 4 (1.42%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.42%) COM
8 4 (1.42%) DCOM
8 4 (1.42%) jQuery
8 4 (1.42%) JSON
8 4 (1.42%) REST
9 3 (1.07%) HTML5
10 2 (0.71%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.71%) CSS3
10 2 (0.71%) Modernizr
10 2 (0.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.61%) Management Information System
3 26 (9.25%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.05%) Virtual Team
5 11 (3.91%) Digital Media
6 10 (3.56%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.56%) Social Media
7 6 (2.14%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.78%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.42%) Fintech
9 4 (1.42%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.42%) PMI
9 4 (1.42%) User Experience
10 3 (1.07%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.71%) iPhone
11 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.23%) Windows
2 8 (2.85%) Linux
3 7 (2.49%) Windows 8
3 7 (2.49%) Windows XP
4 6 (2.14%) Unix
4 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.78%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.78%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.42%) Android
6 4 (1.42%) Solaris
6 4 (1.42%) VMS
7 3 (1.07%) AIX
7 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.71%) HPUX
8 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.71%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.17%) ITIL
2 30 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (7.47%) B2B
3 21 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (6.41%) Project Management
4 18 (6.41%) Service Management
5 16 (5.69%) Data Analysis
5 16 (5.69%) ERP
5 16 (5.69%) Migration
6 14 (4.98%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (4.63%) Marketing Automation
7 13 (4.63%) Pay per click
7 13 (4.63%) SEO
8 12 (4.27%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.27%) PRINCE2
8 12 (4.27%) Project Planning
8 12 (4.27%) Validation
9 11 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (3.91%) Virtual Team Management
10 10 (3.56%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.03%) SQL
2 22 (7.83%) Java
3 21 (7.47%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.05%) C#
5 16 (5.69%) Python
6 14 (4.98%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.56%) C++
8 10 (3.56%) VBScript
9 8 (2.85%) PHP
10 6 (2.14%) VB
11 5 (1.78%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.42%) VB6
13 3 (1.07%) Perl
13 3 (1.07%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.36%) ABAP
14 1 (0.36%) C
14 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (31.67%) Degree
2 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.20%) CCNA
4 9 (3.20%) MCSE
5 8 (2.85%) CISSP
6 6 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.78%) CCNP
8 4 (1.42%) CISM
8 4 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.42%) PMP
9 3 (1.07%) CISMP
9 3 (1.07%) MCDST
9 3 (1.07%) MCITP
9 3 (1.07%) MCP
9 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.71%) CEH
10 2 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.47%) SLA
2 6 (2.14%) QA
3 4 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.07%) NEBOSH
4 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.36%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.71%) vSphere
4 2 (0.71%) XenApp
5 1 (0.36%) Docker
5 1 (0.36%) Firmware
5 1 (0.36%) NFS
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.56%) OVPA
2 4 (1.42%) SCCM
3 3 (1.07%) SCOM
4 2 (0.71%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.36%) Control-M
5 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.01%) SAP
3 17 (6.05%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (4.98%) HP
5 12 (4.27%) Avaya
6 10 (3.56%) Cisco
6 10 (3.56%) Marketo
7 9 (3.20%) Oracle
8 8 (2.85%) Remedy
9 7 (2.49%) Adobe
10 6 (2.14%) Citrix
10 6 (2.14%) NetApp
10 6 (2.14%) VMware
11 5 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (1.42%) BMC
12 4 (1.42%) Huawei
12 4 (1.42%) Qualys
13 3 (1.07%) Aruba
13 3 (1.07%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.71%) Infor
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