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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Russian Language
Rank 594 584 569
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing Russian Language 17 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.016% 0.031%
As % of the General category 0.074% 0.042% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
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£325 £475 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +137.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £725 £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-27.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £55.00

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
22862 21185 21939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.07% 38.72% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14671 13092 13417
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 546 639
Average hourly rate £22.18 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Russian Language within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Russian Language Daily Rate Histogram 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 July 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 -18 17 £325 -31.57% 3
London +2 6 £363 -23.68% 1
South East - 6 £310 - 1
Reading - 5 - - 1
Berkshire - 5 - - 1
Cheshire -1 4 - -
North West -18 4 - -
Chester - 4 - -
City of London -8 2 £413 -13.15%
Brentford - 1 £245 -
Middlesex - 1 £310 -

Russian Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (40.00%) French Language
1 14 (40.00%) German Language
2 11 (31.43%) Italian Language
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) B2B
4 8 (22.86%) Time Management
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.00%) Polish Language
5 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (20.00%) MS Office
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
6 6 (17.14%) Marketing
7 5 (14.29%) Hebrew Language
7 5 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
7 5 (14.29%) Turkish Language
7 5 (14.29%) Office 365
7 5 (14.29%) Dutch Language
8 4 (11.43%) Spanish Language
9 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) QlikView
9 3 (8.57%) FMCG
9 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.57%) Linux
10 2 (5.71%) Informatica
10 2 (5.71%) SAP
10 2 (5.71%) Teradata
10 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) Finance

Russian Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (20.00%) MS Office
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Ant
1 1 (2.86%) JUnit
1 1 (2.86%) JMeter
1 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 14 (40.00%) French Language
1 14 (40.00%) German Language
2 11 (31.43%) Italian Language
3 7 (20.00%) Polish Language
4 6 (17.14%) Marketing
5 5 (14.29%) Hebrew Language
5 5 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (14.29%) Dutch Language
5 5 (14.29%) Turkish Language
6 4 (11.43%) Spanish Language
7 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (5.71%) Finance
8 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.86%) Arabic Language
8 1 (2.86%) Indonesian Language
8 1 (2.86%) Thai Language
8 1 (2.86%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Trainer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Writer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (2.86%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) EJB
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) JSP
1 1 (2.86%) Servlets
1 1 (2.86%) Struts
1 1 (2.86%) Flash
1 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.86%) JSF
1 1 (2.86%) Ajax
1 1 (2.86%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) FMCG
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Time Management
1 8 (22.86%) B2B
2 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Security
4 1 (2.86%) UX Design
4 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (2.86%) Information Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (2.86%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
4 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
4 1 (2.86%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Informatica
2 2 (5.71%) Teradata
3 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Perforce
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix