The first 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portuguese Language
Rank 580 537 577
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +40
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 8 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.040% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.036% 0.093% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Average daily rate £550 £161 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+241.08% -53.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £250 -
% change year-on-year
-44.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21937 20422 27546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.94% 42.73% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13601 12273 16311
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 £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 649 826
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portuguese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Portuguese Language Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -45 8 £550 +241.08% 4
London -43 4 £563 +423.25% 1
City of London -14 1 £450 +318.60%
North West -18 1 £140 -44.00%
South East - - - - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
East of England - - - -
Crawley - - - -

Portuguese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (47.37%) Spanish Language
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) German Language
5 5 (26.32%) Italian Language
5 5 (26.32%) French Language
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) Dutch Language
7 3 (15.79%) Greek Language
7 3 (15.79%) Norwegian Language
7 3 (15.79%) Swedish Language
7 3 (15.79%) Russian Language
7 3 (15.79%) ERP
7 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Legal
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) SAP ERP
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Social Media
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (15.79%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.53%) CTI
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

Portuguese Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CS
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) CTI
General
1 9 (47.37%) Spanish Language
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) German Language
4 5 (26.32%) Italian Language
4 5 (26.32%) French Language
5 3 (15.79%) Swedish Language
5 3 (15.79%) Norwegian Language
5 3 (15.79%) Russian Language
5 3 (15.79%) Greek Language
5 3 (15.79%) Dutch Language
5 3 (15.79%) Legal
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Retail
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.26%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (5.26%) Japanese Language
7 1 (5.26%) Latvian Language
7 1 (5.26%) Lithuanian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Manager
2 4 (21.05%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Social Media
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Pay per click
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OpenView
1 1 (5.26%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy