The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 28 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.

French Language
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 148 172
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24  
Contract jobs citing French Language 12 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.77% 0.33% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 17
Median daily rate £200 £250 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -27.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £190 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £310 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £350 £210
% change year-on-year +18.21% +66.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.16 - -
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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1553 1818 2711
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 50.72% 54.20% 52.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1477 2098
Median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +7.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 18
Median hourly rate £18.27 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.80% +25.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.61 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.07 £55.00 £47.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for French Language in the City of London

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for French Language in the City of London

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for French Language in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Automotive
3 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 2 (10.00%) German Language
3 2 (10.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) MiFID
3 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) FATCA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) PBX
1 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) OLTP
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) German Language
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Junior
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Integration Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Junior PMO
3 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Classification Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Gloss Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) KYC Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (5.00%) Brand Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) KYC
4 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Proprietary Trading
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.00%) MiFID
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) FATCA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase
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