The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Russian Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Russian Language over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Russian Language
Rank 612 608 577
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -31
Contract jobs citing Russian Language 13 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the General category 0.055% 0.037% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£310 £475 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% +123.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £430 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £750 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £600 -
% change year-on-year
-48.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -55.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - -

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
23567 21477 22431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.24% 38.62% 42.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14997 13175 13869
Average daily rate £433 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.70% -5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 527 595
Average hourly rate £23.75 £21.15 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% -3.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Russian Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Russian Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Russian Language
Daily Rate Trend

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

Russian Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Russian Language
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Russian Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Russian Language
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Russian Language within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 13 £310 -34.73% 1
London +17 5 £285 -40.00%
South East - 4 £310 - 1
Reading - 3 - -
Chester - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
North West - 3 - -
City of London +4 1 £325 -31.57%
Brentford - 1 £245 -
Middlesex - 1 £310 -

Russian Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Russian 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 Russian Language.

1 10 (35.71%) French Language
1 10 (35.71%) German Language
2 9 (32.14%) Italian Language
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Polish Language
3 7 (25.00%) Marketing
4 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) MS Office
5 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (17.86%) B2B
5 5 (17.86%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (17.86%) Hebrew Language
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Time Management
5 5 (17.86%) Office 365
6 4 (14.29%) Turkish Language
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
7 3 (10.71%) QlikView
7 3 (10.71%) FMCG
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Teradata
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Arabic Language
8 2 (7.14%) Dutch Language
8 2 (7.14%) Finance
8 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (7.14%) SAP

Russian Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Russian 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 Russian Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
1 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) QlikView
General
1 10 (35.71%) French Language
1 10 (35.71%) German Language
2 9 (32.14%) Italian Language
3 7 (25.00%) Polish Language
3 7 (25.00%) Marketing
4 5 (17.86%) Portuguese Language
4 5 (17.86%) Hebrew Language
5 4 (14.29%) Turkish Language
6 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
7 2 (7.14%) Arabic Language
7 2 (7.14%) Dutch Language
7 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (7.14%) Finance
8 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) FMCG
2 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.57%) RIA
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Time Management
1 5 (17.86%) B2B
2 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Security
4 1 (3.57%) UX Design
4 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Informatica
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix