Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 210 224
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 +27
Contract jobs citing French Language 19 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.63% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 5
City of London median daily rate £400 £440 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.15% +20.00%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £375
90th Percentile £675 £675 £505
Central London median daily rate £383 £453 £430
% change year-on-year -15.47% +5.23% +10.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 - -

French 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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,905 3,195 3,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.21% 52.24% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,128 2,547 3,020
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £290
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £476
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.99% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 14 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +21.62%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.63 £53.98 £53.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.13 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.87% -3.33% +23.29%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018, 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 7 (36.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Spanish Language
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) SimCorp
4 4 (21.05%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (21.05%) Front Office
4 4 (21.05%) B2B
4 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (21.05%) German Language
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Fixed Income
5 3 (15.79%) Equities
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Legal
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe Premiere
2 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (10.53%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Spanish Language
3 4 (21.05%) Front Office
3 4 (21.05%) German Language
3 4 (21.05%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Back Office
5 1 (5.26%) Dutch Language
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SimCorp Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SimCorp Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) thinkFolio Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Equities
1 3 (15.79%) Fixed Income
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
1 4 (21.05%) B2B
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
1 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
3 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Acquisition
4 1 (5.26%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (5.26%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Stress Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Usability Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SimCorp
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Juniper
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) VMware