Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 232 213
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 +22
Contract jobs citing French Language 13 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.25% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.37% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 16
City of London median daily rate £450 £400 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.89% +8.05%
10th Percentile £192 £213 £266
90th Percentile £580 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £411 £383 £465
% change year-on-year +7.32% -17.74% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £107.50 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +424.39% - -
Central London median hourly rate £107.50 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +424.39% - -

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 3,475 3,902 3,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.08% 55.25% 52.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,649 3,110 2,631
City of London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £325 £319
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 14
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.95% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £13.80 £15.00 £14.90
90th Percentile £33.25 £39.50 £53.98
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.75
% change year-on-year -11.48% -2.87% -3.33%

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 17 January 2019.

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

French Language
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £475 -
French Language
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (46.15%) German Language
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Italian Language
3 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) HIPAA
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (15.38%) Markit EDM
4 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) GDPR
4 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (15.38%) Epics
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) CISA
4 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
4 2 (15.38%) Decalog

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 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Decalog
1 2 (15.38%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
General
1 6 (46.15%) German Language
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Italian Language
2 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Danish Language
3 1 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Software Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Epics
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Microservices
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISA
1 2 (15.38%) CISM
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
1 2 (15.38%) HIPAA
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Apple
1 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg