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

German Language
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 - 83
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing German Language 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% - 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.32% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £78 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £200 £350
% change year-on-year +47.50% -42.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -3.57%  

German 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 616 779 941
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.41% 57.70% 66.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 728 912
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £9.65 - £10.30
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 - £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 - £18.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing German Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in Edinburgh

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing German Language in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in Edinburgh

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for German Language.

1 5 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) French Language
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (40.00%) French Language
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle