The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 141 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing German Language 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.095% 0.083% 0.041%
As % of the General category 0.35% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £1,125 £110 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+922.72% -56.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £288 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.65% -22.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.00%
German Language
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
856 825 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.17% 34.25% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 521 347
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 55
Median hourly rate £15.75 £31.44 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.90% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing German Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

German Language
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing German Language across the West Midlands region.

German Language Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

German Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing German Language across the West Midlands region.

German Language Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

German Language
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 3 £1,125 +922.72% 1
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing German Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for German Language.

1 16 (69.57%) Avaya
2 10 (43.48%) LAN
3 9 (39.13%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Android
6 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) MS Project
6 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 3 (13.04%) Ticket Management
7 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.70%) French Language
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
8 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
8 2 (8.70%) SLA
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco
9 1 (4.35%) Sun
9 1 (4.35%) Nortel
9 1 (4.35%) Citrix
9 1 (4.35%) DMZ
9 1 (4.35%) Project Management

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (17.39%) MS Project
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.35%) DMZ
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Avaya Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Voice Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Android
3 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Ticket Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Product Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Avaya
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Nortel
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Sun