The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portuguese Language
Rank 596 569 582
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 16 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the General category 0.074% 0.022% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
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£220 £120 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -58.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.25 £10.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.80% -8.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £10.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -8.69%

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
21491 22424 25623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.62% 42.58% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13179 13868 15252
Average daily rate £428 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £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 527 596 734
Average hourly rate £21.15 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.86% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.97 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Portuguese Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portuguese Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Portuguese Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Portuguese Language
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Portuguese Language within the UK.

Portuguese Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Portuguese Language
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portuguese Language within the UK.

Portuguese Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Portuguese Language
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portuguese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -7 14 £220 +83.33% 4
London +5 1 - - 2
City of London - 1 - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
East of England - - - -

Portuguese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language.

1 12 (57.14%) Spanish Language
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Swedish Language
3 6 (28.57%) Dutch Language
3 6 (28.57%) French Language
4 5 (23.81%) CMS
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Content Management
5 4 (19.05%) Web Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
5 4 (19.05%) SAP
5 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) WebCenter
6 3 (14.29%) Japanese Language
6 3 (14.29%) Korean Language
6 3 (14.29%) Norwegian Language
6 3 (14.29%) Danish Language
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (14.29%) Adobe
6 3 (14.29%) JSP
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) W3C
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms

Portuguese Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP CO
1 2 (9.52%) SAP QM
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ECC
1 2 (9.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.76%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.76%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) IPX
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) CTI
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) BGP
1 1 (4.76%) LTE
1 1 (4.76%) 4G
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 12 (57.14%) Spanish Language
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Dutch Language
3 6 (28.57%) French Language
3 6 (28.57%) Swedish Language
4 5 (23.81%) Marketing
5 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
6 3 (14.29%) Japanese Language
6 3 (14.29%) Korean Language
6 3 (14.29%) Norwegian Language
6 3 (14.29%) Danish Language
7 2 (9.52%) German Language
7 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (4.76%) Banking
8 1 (4.76%) Billing
8 1 (4.76%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Analyst
1 3 (14.29%) Consultant
1 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (14.29%) Web Producer
2 2 (9.52%) Designer
2 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (9.52%) SAP QM Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
2 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (4.76%) Web Editor
3 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) JSP
1 3 (14.29%) XML
1 3 (14.29%) WebCenter
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) W3C
2 2 (9.52%) Blog
2 2 (9.52%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Content Management
2 4 (19.05%) Web Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Logistics
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Web Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 3 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus
3 1 (4.76%) Omniture
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft