Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

German Language
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 95 74
Rank change year-on-year +5 -21 +17
Contract jobs citing German Language 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.39% 0.74%
As % of the General category 0.40% 1.22% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Birmingham median daily rate £128 £1,125 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -88.67% +637.70% -39.00%
10th Percentile £121 £1,063 £111
90th Percentile £140 £1,188 £184
West Midlands median daily rate £135 £1,125 £153
% change year-on-year -88.00% +637.70% -39.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £10.75 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £10.75 -

German Language is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 500 491 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.99% 32.05% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 339 312
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.32% +11.07%
10th Percentile £218 £247 £226
90th Percentile £538 £575 £524
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £27.69 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.46% -15.45% +9.17%
10th Percentile £14.55 £9.24 £10.27
90th Percentile £53.75 £39.35 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £19.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +58.44% -32.46% -9.52%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing German Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in Birmingham

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing German Language in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in Birmingham

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for German Language.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring