The first 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 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
Russian Language
Rank 573 543 562
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Contract jobs citing Russian Language 15 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.027% 0.038%
As % of the General category 0.068% 0.064% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Average daily rate £700 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £625 £100
% change year-on-year
- +525.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £12.50
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%

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 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 -33 14 £700 +75.00% 6
London -38 8 £700 +75.00% 3
South East - 5 - - 2
City of London - 1 - -
North West - - - - 1
Chester - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -

Russian Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) CRM
2 5 (25.00%) Italian Language
2 5 (25.00%) German Language
3 4 (20.00%) French Language
3 4 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Polish Language
5 2 (10.00%) Greek Language
5 2 (10.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (10.00%) FMCG
5 2 (10.00%) iPhone
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SAP SD
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) MCT
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (10.00%) ECDL
5 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (10.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (10.00%) Japanese Language

Russian Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP SD
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (10.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
General
1 5 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 5 (25.00%) German Language
2 4 (20.00%) French Language
3 3 (15.00%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (10.00%) Polish Language
4 2 (10.00%) Greek Language
4 2 (10.00%) Japanese Language
4 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (5.00%) Croatian Language
5 1 (5.00%) Czech Language
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Latvian Language
5 1 (5.00%) Lithuanian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Trainer
3 4 (20.00%) Trainer
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP PM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Statistics
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
1 2 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) ETL
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (5.00%) Data Management
2 1 (5.00%) Content Management
2 1 (5.00%) Information Management
2 1 (5.00%) Logistics
2 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCT
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) ECDL
1 2 (10.00%) MOS
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Google