Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 586 603 641
Rank change year-on-year +17 +38 -43
Contract jobs citing French Language 257 237 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.72% 0.73% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 119 78
England median daily rate £400 £425 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +74.36% -39.06%
10th Percentile £210 £150 £110
90th Percentile £664 £640 £558
UK median daily rate £395 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -7.06% +41.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 21 18
England median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.22% -5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £28.94 £18.75 £23.45
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +62.22% -5.26% -11.93%

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35,659 32,469 39,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 38.88% 36.67% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,940 21,697 25,323
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 831 1,085
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.69%
10th Percentile £12.34 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.61 £47.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +22.22%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in England

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for French Language in England

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for French Language in England

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for French Language in England

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for French Language in England

French Language
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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 -13 152 £413 -8.33% 48
East of England +3 34 £569 +33.82% 19
South East -34 34 £163 -52.21% 22
North of England +43 18 £300 +106.90% 13
Midlands +11 12 £375 - 11
North West +3 12 £550 +279.31% 11
East Midlands - 9 £363 - 5
Yorkshire +17 6 £300 - 1
West Midlands +10 3 £550 - 6
South West - 2 £400 - 6
French Language
UK

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 England region with a requirement for French Language.

1 76 (29.57%) German Language
2 61 (23.74%) Finance
3 55 (21.40%) Windows
4 54 (21.01%) Spanish Language
5 40 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
6 39 (15.18%) Microsoft
6 39 (15.18%) Project Management
6 39 (15.18%) Banking
7 35 (13.62%) SQL
8 34 (13.23%) Italian Language
9 27 (10.51%) Analytics
10 26 (10.12%) Dutch Language
11 24 (9.34%) Active Directory
12 23 (8.95%) Citrix
12 23 (8.95%) VMware
12 23 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (7.78%) Java
15 19 (7.39%) Change Management
15 19 (7.39%) Degree
16 18 (7.00%) Business Analysis
16 18 (7.00%) Big Data
16 18 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (6.61%) Data Management
17 17 (6.61%) Linux
17 17 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
17 17 (6.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 17 (6.61%) Portuguese Language
18 16 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (6.23%) Telecoms

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 14 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.33%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.56%) CMS
4 4 (1.56%) IIS
4 4 (1.56%) Liferay
4 4 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.39%) Confluence
5 1 (0.39%) Drupal
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (6.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (4.28%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.95%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.56%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) SAP HR
2 5 (1.95%) Eikon
2 5 (1.95%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (1.17%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.78%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.39%) RMDS
5 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP CAR
5 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.39%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (3.89%) Office 365
2 7 (2.72%) AdWords
2 7 (2.72%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.45%) Internet
1 14 (5.45%) VPN
2 11 (4.28%) SAN
3 10 (3.89%) LAN
4 9 (3.50%) Skype
4 9 (3.50%) WAN
5 8 (3.11%) Firewall
6 6 (2.33%) DHCP
6 6 (2.33%) DNS
6 6 (2.33%) MPLS
6 6 (2.33%) NAS
6 6 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.17%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.39%) BGP
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.39%) OSPF
8 1 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.39%) SSH
8 1 (0.39%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.00%) Big Data
2 15 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.11%) Blockchain
3 8 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.56%) JasperReports
6 3 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.17%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.17%) HBase
6 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.39%) DB2
8 1 (0.39%) Impala
8 1 (0.39%) MS Access
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) ERwin
1 2 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (29.57%) German Language
2 61 (23.74%) Finance
3 54 (21.01%) Spanish Language
4 39 (15.18%) Banking
5 34 (13.23%) Italian Language
6 26 (10.12%) Dutch Language
7 17 (6.61%) Portuguese Language
8 16 (6.23%) Telecoms
9 14 (5.45%) Legal
9 14 (5.45%) Retail
10 13 (5.06%) Investment Banking
11 12 (4.67%) Front Office
12 10 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (3.50%) Marketing
14 8 (3.11%) Russian Language
15 6 (2.33%) Mandarin Language
15 6 (2.33%) Manufacturing
15 6 (2.33%) Polish Language
15 6 (2.33%) Swedish Language
16 4 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (17.51%) Analyst
2 32 (12.45%) Project Manager
3 21 (8.17%) Consultant
4 19 (7.39%) Developer
5 16 (6.23%) Business Analyst
6 15 (5.84%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
8 13 (5.06%) Architect
8 13 (5.06%) Desktop Support
9 11 (4.28%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.89%) Data Architect
10 10 (3.89%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (3.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 10 (3.89%) Service Desk Support
11 9 (3.50%) Coordinator
12 8 (3.11%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.11%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.11%) Presales Consultant
12 8 (3.11%) Project Coordinator
12 8 (3.11%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.89%) HTML
2 9 (3.50%) JSON
3 8 (3.11%) XML
4 7 (2.72%) Spring
5 6 (2.33%) JSP
5 6 (2.33%) Spring MVC
6 5 (1.95%) EDI
6 5 (1.95%) Java EE
7 4 (1.56%) .NET
8 3 (1.17%) Kafka
8 3 (1.17%) REST
8 3 (1.17%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (0.78%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.78%) Middleware
10 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.39%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.39%) scikit-learn
10 1 (0.39%) TensorFlow
10 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.33%) Equities
4 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.56%) AS400
5 4 (1.56%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.56%) User Experience
6 3 (1.17%) Clustering
6 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.17%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.17%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.17%) Social Media
7 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.78%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.78%) Fintech
7 2 (0.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.40%) Windows
2 17 (6.61%) Linux
3 13 (5.06%) Windows 7
4 12 (4.67%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.72%) Unix
7 6 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.95%) Android
9 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) AIX
11 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.18%) Project Management
2 27 (10.51%) Analytics
3 19 (7.39%) Change Management
4 18 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (7.00%) Business Analysis
5 17 (6.61%) Data Management
6 16 (6.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (5.84%) Migration
8 14 (5.45%) Data Analytics
9 13 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (4.67%) ITIL
11 11 (4.28%) Data Protection
12 10 (3.89%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.11%) B2B
13 8 (3.11%) Big Data Analytics
13 8 (3.11%) Presales
13 8 (3.11%) Project Planning
13 8 (3.11%) Scrum
13 8 (3.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.62%) SQL
2 20 (7.78%) Java
3 15 (5.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.06%) Python
5 7 (2.72%) VBA
6 3 (1.17%) C
6 3 (1.17%) C#
6 3 (1.17%) C++
7 2 (0.78%) ABAP
7 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.39%) R
8 1 (0.39%) Scala
8 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (7.39%) Degree
2 5 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.17%) MCSE
3 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.78%) MCSD
4 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) CCNP
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.39%) MBA
5 1 (0.39%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.28%) SLA
2 10 (3.89%) Data Quality
3 8 (3.11%) MiFID
3 8 (3.11%) QA
4 7 (2.72%) GDPR
5 6 (2.33%) PMO
6 4 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.39%) EMIR
7 1 (0.39%) IFRS
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (9.34%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.17%) HDFS
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.39%) Ansible
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.39%) PowerCLI
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.95%) Citrix
2 23 (8.95%) VMware
3 14 (5.45%) Oracle
4 13 (5.06%) Cisco
4 13 (5.06%) SAP
5 7 (2.72%) Bloomberg
5 7 (2.72%) Etrali
5 7 (2.72%) Google
6 6 (2.33%) Fidessa
7 5 (1.95%) SimCorp
7 5 (1.95%) Speakerbus
8 4 (1.56%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.56%) MapR
8 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.56%) Talend
9 3 (1.17%) FactSet
9 3 (1.17%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.78%) Embarcadero
10 2 (0.78%) Facebook