The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
North West / Cheshire
Rank 53 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +25 -12  
Contract jobs citing French Language 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.83% 0.77% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £338 £210
% change year-on-year +22.96% +60.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +14.28% +3.70%  

French Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 240 388 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.20% 39.31% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 261 198
Median daily rate £400 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 32
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing French Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in Cheshire

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for French Language in Cheshire

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for French Language in Cheshire

French Language
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Chester +8 2 - -
French Language
North West

French Language
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing French 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for French Language.

1 5 (100.00%) German Language
1 5 (100.00%) Portuguese Language
1 5 (100.00%) Russian Language
1 5 (100.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (80.00%) Italian Language
2 4 (80.00%) Dutch Language
3 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) German Language
1 5 (100.00%) Portuguese Language
1 5 (100.00%) Russian Language
1 5 (100.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (80.00%) Dutch Language
2 4 (80.00%) Italian Language
3 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory