Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 6 months to 20 September 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.

German Language
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 229 228
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +46
Contract jobs citing German Language 17 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 7
City of London median daily rate £370 £383 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.27% +56.12% -42.35%
10th Percentile £117 £269 £173
90th Percentile £475 £784 £516
Central London median daily rate £338 £383 £245
% change year-on-year -11.76% +56.12% -42.35%
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% - -

German 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 3,579 3,763 3,644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.21% 55.45% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,768 3,001 3,013
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.63%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £308
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 36 23
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.21% +4.14% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £33.25 £50.75
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.83 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.21% +4.14% -4.76%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for German Language in the City of London

German 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 German Language in the City of London.

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

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

German 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 German Language in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 11 (64.71%) French Language
2 8 (47.06%) Italian Language
3 7 (41.18%) Spanish Language
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) GCP
7 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Billing
7 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 3 (17.65%) Google
7 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (17.65%) Swedish Language
7 3 (17.65%) Thai Language
7 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) Japanese Language
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (17.65%) Russian Language
7 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (17.65%) Tableau

German 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 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) GitHub
2 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 11 (64.71%) French Language
2 8 (47.06%) Italian Language
3 7 (41.18%) Spanish Language
4 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Billing
6 3 (17.65%) Japanese Language
6 3 (17.65%) Russian Language
6 3 (17.65%) Swedish Language
6 3 (17.65%) Thai Language
7 2 (11.76%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (11.76%) Danish Language
7 2 (11.76%) Legal
7 2 (11.76%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (5.88%) Dutch Language
8 1 (5.88%) Hindi Language
8 1 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Designer
2 3 (17.65%) UI Designer
2 3 (17.65%) UI/UX Designer
2 3 (17.65%) UX Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Web Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Wireframes
4 2 (11.76%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (11.76%) Data Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GCP
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
1 3 (17.65%) Tableau
1 3 (17.65%) Tealium
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow