The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Portuguese Language
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 38 31
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.44% 1.80% 1.91%
As % of the General category 2.94% 3.42% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57%  

Portuguese 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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 68 117 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 48.92% 52.70% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 100 43
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Portuguese Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Portuguese Language in Chester

Portuguese Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portuguese Language in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Portuguese 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 Chester region with a requirement for Portuguese Language.

1 3 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
1 3 (100.00%) German Language
1 3 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (66.67%) Russian Language
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical

Portuguese Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Dutch Language
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
1 3 (100.00%) German Language
1 3 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) Russian Language
2 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst