Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 621 614
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7 -35
Contract jobs citing French Language 239 255 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.71% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 120 102
England median daily rate £400 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +50.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £179 £195 £110
90th Percentile £673 £648 £575
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £300
% change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 34
England median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.22% -6.90% -17.14%
10th Percentile £14.00 £9.60 £9.63
90th Percentile £28.12 £18.86 £23.30
UK median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +62.22% -6.90% -14.71%

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 37271 35824 41577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.70% 36.50% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24988 24110 27133
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £635
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 812 881 1120
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.50 £24.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -0.16% +13.98%
10th Percentile £12.07 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.72
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +2 146 £425 -10.53% 20
East of England -5 23 £449 +130.13% 3
South East -13 22 £231 -28.85% 9
North of England +59 18 £300 -20.00% 2
Midlands +35 12 £375 - 1
North West +21 12 £563 +50.00% 1
West Midlands +39 6 £475 -
Yorkshire +25 6 £300 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £350 - 1
South West - 2 £400 -
South Coast - 1 - -
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 63 (26.36%) German Language
2 62 (25.94%) Finance
3 46 (19.25%) Windows
4 44 (18.41%) Spanish Language
5 37 (15.48%) SQL
6 34 (14.23%) Java
6 34 (14.23%) Microsoft
7 33 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
8 32 (13.39%) Italian Language
9 31 (12.97%) Dutch Language
9 31 (12.97%) Project Management
10 30 (12.55%) Banking
11 25 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (9.21%) Linux
12 22 (9.21%) Degree
13 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
14 20 (8.37%) Python
14 20 (8.37%) Active Directory
14 20 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (7.95%) Marketing
15 19 (7.95%) JavaScript
16 18 (7.53%) SAP
17 17 (7.11%) Change Management
17 17 (7.11%) Analytics
18 16 (6.69%) Oracle
19 15 (6.28%) SQL Server
19 15 (6.28%) ITIL
19 15 (6.28%) Retail
20 14 (5.86%) Big Data
20 14 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel

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 10 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.09%) Liferay
3 5 (2.09%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (2.09%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.67%) IIS
5 3 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.26%) CMS
5 3 (1.26%) WordPress
6 2 (0.84%) Apache
7 1 (0.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.42%) JBoss
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (13.81%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.35%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (2.09%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.67%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (1.67%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.42%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Eikon
1 5 (2.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.26%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.26%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.84%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.42%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.42%) RMDS
5 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP CAR
5 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.42%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.44%) Office 365
2 9 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.67%) G Suite
3 4 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.84%) AdWords
4 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.84%) IaaS
4 2 (0.84%) SaaS
4 2 (0.84%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (0.84%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (0.84%) Yammer
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.18%) Internet
1 10 (4.18%) WAN
2 8 (3.35%) Firewall
2 8 (3.35%) LAN
3 7 (2.93%) VPN
4 6 (2.51%) SAN
5 5 (2.09%) 3G
5 5 (2.09%) DNS
5 5 (2.09%) Skype
5 5 (2.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.67%) 2G
6 4 (1.67%) 4G
6 4 (1.67%) DHCP
6 4 (1.67%) NAS
6 4 (1.67%) VoIP
7 3 (1.26%) MPLS
8 2 (0.84%) BGP
8 2 (0.84%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.84%) Intranet
8 2 (0.84%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.86%) Big Data
3 9 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.35%) Blockchain
5 7 (2.93%) MySQL
5 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.09%) JasperReports
7 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.42%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) MS Access
9 1 (0.42%) Power BI
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (1.67%) JIRA
3 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.84%) ERwin
3 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.42%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.42%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Maven
4 1 (0.42%) ProC
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 63 (26.36%) German Language
2 62 (25.94%) Finance
3 44 (18.41%) Spanish Language
4 32 (13.39%) Italian Language
5 31 (12.97%) Dutch Language
6 30 (12.55%) Banking
7 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
8 19 (7.95%) Marketing
9 15 (6.28%) Retail
10 12 (5.02%) Front Office
11 10 (4.18%) Polish Language
12 9 (3.77%) Investment Banking
12 9 (3.77%) Legal
12 9 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (3.35%) Portuguese Language
14 6 (2.51%) Manufacturing
14 6 (2.51%) Russian Language
15 5 (2.09%) Advertising
16 4 (1.67%) Swedish Language
17 3 (1.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (17.99%) Analyst
2 28 (11.72%) Developer
3 25 (10.46%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.53%) Consultant
5 15 (6.28%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.44%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.60%) Support Analyst
8 10 (4.18%) Architect
8 10 (4.18%) JSP Developer
8 10 (4.18%) SQL Developer
9 9 (3.77%) Applications Support
9 9 (3.77%) Service Desk Support
10 8 (3.35%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (3.35%) Data Architect
10 8 (3.35%) Desktop Support
10 8 (3.35%) Presales Consultant
10 8 (3.35%) Trainer
11 7 (2.93%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.93%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.51%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.44%) Spring
2 11 (4.60%) JSON
3 10 (4.18%) JSP
3 10 (4.18%) Spring MVC
4 9 (3.77%) REST
5 7 (2.93%) HTML
6 6 (2.51%) .NET
6 6 (2.51%) Java EE
7 5 (2.09%) CSS
7 5 (2.09%) Node.js
7 5 (2.09%) Web Services
7 5 (2.09%) XML
8 4 (1.67%) EDI
8 4 (1.67%) SOAP
9 3 (1.26%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.26%) J2EE
10 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.84%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.84%) WCF
11 1 (0.42%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.18%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.93%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.93%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.51%) Equities
5 4 (1.67%) AS400
5 4 (1.67%) Derivative
5 4 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.67%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.26%) Clustering
6 3 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.26%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.26%) PMI
6 3 (1.26%) Social Media
6 3 (1.26%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.84%) Fintech
7 2 (0.84%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.84%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.25%) Windows
2 22 (9.21%) Linux
3 13 (5.44%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.02%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.77%) Unix
5 9 (3.77%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.51%) Android
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.42%) AIX
9 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.97%) Project Management
2 20 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (7.11%) Analytics
3 17 (7.11%) Change Management
4 15 (6.28%) ITIL
5 14 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (5.02%) Data Management
8 11 (4.60%) Business Analysis
8 11 (4.60%) MVC
8 11 (4.60%) Service Delivery
9 10 (4.18%) CRM
9 10 (4.18%) Data Analytics
9 10 (4.18%) Migration
10 9 (3.77%) Data Analysis
11 8 (3.35%) Big Data Analytics
11 8 (3.35%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (3.35%) Presales
12 7 (2.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.48%) SQL
2 34 (14.23%) Java
3 20 (8.37%) Python
4 19 (7.95%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.93%) C#
5 7 (2.93%) VBA
6 6 (2.51%) C
6 6 (2.51%) C++
7 5 (2.09%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) ABAP
9 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (9.21%) Degree
2 7 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.51%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.09%) MCSE
4 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.67%) PMP
6 3 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.84%) MCSD
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.42%) CCNP
8 1 (0.42%) CISA
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CISM
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.18%) Data Quality
1 10 (4.18%) QA
2 9 (3.77%) MiFID
3 7 (2.93%) SLA
4 5 (2.09%) GDPR
5 4 (1.67%) PMO
6 1 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.42%) EMIR
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (8.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.84%) vSphere
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.26%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.84%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.42%) Icinga
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.42%) OfficeScan
4 1 (0.42%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.42%) SCOM
4 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.42%) WSUS
4 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.53%) SAP
3 16 (6.69%) Oracle
4 13 (5.44%) VMware
5 12 (5.02%) Citrix
6 11 (4.60%) Cisco
7 8 (3.35%) Bloomberg
8 7 (2.93%) Etrali
9 6 (2.51%) Fidessa
10 5 (2.09%) Apple
10 5 (2.09%) BMC
10 5 (2.09%) CA
10 5 (2.09%) Google
10 5 (2.09%) Peregrine
10 5 (2.09%) Remedy
10 5 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.09%) Speakerbus
10 5 (2.09%) Talend
11 3 (1.26%) Adobe
11 3 (1.26%) Huawei