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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
German Language
Rank 120 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing German Language 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.078% 0.18% 0.093%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.55% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £401 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.93% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £82.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +811.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £39.80
% change year-on-year
- -64.82%
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
711 732 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.86% 33.14% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 386 374
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 47
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.13 £11.00 £11.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing German Language across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham -2 2 - - 2
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing German 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 German Language.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing German 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 German Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCDST
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
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