Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 667 589 610
Rank change year-on-year -78 +21 -20
Contract jobs citing French Language 191 249 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.55% 0.68% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 124 131
England median daily rate £340 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.05% -4.71% +31.78%
10th Percentile £113 £206 £188
90th Percentile £580 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £350 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -12.50% -3.03% +28.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 30
England median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +55.56% -6.90%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.95 £9.00
90th Percentile £89.50 £28.24 £18.78
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -30.95% +55.56% -6.90%

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 34,802 36,440 35,711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 36.94% 39.86% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,169 24,436 24,091
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 798 794 914
England median hourly rate £23.58 £26.22 £23.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.09% +10.56% +3.49%
10th Percentile £12.46 £12.08 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £23.34 £26.44 £23.75
% change year-on-year -11.72% +11.33% -1.04%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -31 129 £338 -20.59% 36
South East -1 26 £258 -24.63% 17
East of England -12 9 £216 -29.96% 7
North West -21 9 £415 -27.83% 5
North of England -31 9 £415 +38.33% 7
South West -14 7 £550 +37.50% 4
Midlands -14 4 £525 +40.00% 5
West Midlands -24 3 £525 +10.53% 2
East Midlands +1 1 - - 3
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for French Language.

1 60 (31.41%) German Language
2 44 (23.04%) Spanish Language
2 44 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.47%) Windows
4 37 (19.37%) Active Directory
4 37 (19.37%) Italian Language
5 36 (18.85%) Finance
6 35 (18.32%) Microsoft
7 29 (15.18%) Office 365
8 27 (14.14%) Project Management
9 21 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (9.95%) E-Commerce
11 19 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (9.95%) Marketing
12 18 (9.42%) Danish Language
12 18 (9.42%) Swedish Language
13 17 (8.90%) Degree
13 17 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (8.38%) Dutch Language
14 16 (8.38%) Legal
15 15 (7.85%) Migration
15 15 (7.85%) CRM
15 15 (7.85%) SQL
16 14 (7.33%) Banking
17 13 (6.81%) Retail
17 13 (6.81%) SAP
17 13 (6.81%) DevOps
18 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (6.28%) VoIP

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 (5.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.62%) CMS
3 3 (1.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.05%) Confluence
4 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.05%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.05%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.05%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.52%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.18%) Office 365
2 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.09%) Apigee
5 3 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.57%) G Suite
5 3 (1.57%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.57%) SaaS
6 2 (1.05%) AdWords
6 2 (1.05%) Boomi
6 2 (1.05%) IaaS
6 2 (1.05%) npm
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.52%) Datadog
7 1 (0.52%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.28%) Firewall
1 12 (6.28%) VoIP
2 11 (5.76%) DHCP
2 11 (5.76%) DNS
3 7 (3.66%) PBX
4 3 (1.57%) DWDM
4 3 (1.57%) MPLS
4 3 (1.57%) Network Security
4 3 (1.57%) Skype
5 2 (1.05%) LAN
5 2 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.05%) VLAN
5 2 (1.05%) VPN
5 2 (1.05%) WAN
6 1 (0.52%) DMZ
6 1 (0.52%) Extranet
6 1 (0.52%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) Intranet
6 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.52%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 5 (2.62%) JIRA
2 4 (2.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.05%) Buildbot
3 2 (1.05%) Grunt
3 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.05%) Maven
3 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.52%) LSMW
General
1 60 (31.41%) German Language
2 44 (23.04%) Spanish Language
3 37 (19.37%) Italian Language
4 36 (18.85%) Finance
5 19 (9.95%) Marketing
6 18 (9.42%) Danish Language
6 18 (9.42%) Swedish Language
7 16 (8.38%) Dutch Language
7 16 (8.38%) Legal
8 14 (7.33%) Banking
9 13 (6.81%) Retail
10 11 (5.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (4.19%) Russian Language
12 6 (3.14%) Japanese Language
13 5 (2.62%) Portuguese Language
13 5 (2.62%) Telecoms
14 4 (2.09%) Advertising
14 4 (2.09%) Games
14 4 (2.09%) Latvian Language
14 4 (2.09%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 60 (31.41%) Analyst
2 28 (14.66%) Business Analyst
3 14 (7.33%) Developer
3 14 (7.33%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.28%) Support Engineer
5 11 (5.76%) Architect
6 10 (5.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (5.24%) Service Analyst
6 10 (5.24%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 9 (4.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (4.71%) Consultant
8 7 (3.66%) Data Analyst
8 7 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.14%) Designer
9 6 (3.14%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.14%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (2.62%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.24%) REST
2 6 (3.14%) JSON
3 5 (2.62%) HTML
3 5 (2.62%) SOAP
4 3 (1.57%) .NET
4 3 (1.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.57%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.57%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.57%) Middleware
4 3 (1.57%) WCF
4 3 (1.57%) Web Services
4 3 (1.57%) XML
5 2 (1.05%) COM
5 2 (1.05%) CSS
5 2 (1.05%) React
5 2 (1.05%) RESTful
5 2 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.24%) User Experience
3 7 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.09%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.57%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.57%) Replication
6 3 (1.57%) Social Media
6 3 (1.57%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.57%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.05%) AS400
7 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.05%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.47%) Windows
2 11 (5.76%) Windows 7
3 9 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.19%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.09%) Android
6 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.57%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.57%) Unix
6 3 (1.57%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.05%) Linux
7 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.52%) Solaris
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.14%) Project Management
3 21 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (9.95%) E-Commerce
5 17 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (7.85%) CRM
6 15 (7.85%) Migration
7 13 (6.81%) DevOps
8 11 (5.76%) Analytics
9 10 (5.24%) Decision-Making
10 9 (4.71%) Scrum
11 8 (4.19%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.19%) Change Management
11 8 (4.19%) ITIL
12 7 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (3.66%) Waterfall
13 6 (3.14%) Acceptance Criteria
13 6 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.85%) SQL
2 8 (4.19%) Java
3 6 (3.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.14%) Python
4 4 (2.09%) C#
4 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.05%) PHP
6 2 (1.05%) R
6 2 (1.05%) SOQL
6 2 (1.05%) VBA
7 1 (0.52%) COBOL
7 1 (0.52%) Java 8
7 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.52%) VB
7 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.57%) CISA
2 3 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.05%) CRISC
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.52%) CBAP
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CISM
4 1 (0.52%) CISSP
4 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.52%) MCP
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) PSD2
2 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.05%) PMO
2 2 (1.05%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
3 1 (0.52%) HIPAA
System Software
1 37 (19.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.05%) Docker
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.52%) HDFS
3 1 (0.52%) NFS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) SCCM
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.05%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.52%) Nessus
3 1 (0.52%) WSUS
3 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.81%) SAP
3 12 (6.28%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (5.24%) Oracle
5 9 (4.71%) VMware
6 8 (4.19%) Apple
6 8 (4.19%) Veeam
7 6 (3.14%) Google
8 5 (2.62%) Cisco
8 5 (2.62%) Citrix
8 5 (2.62%) hybris
8 5 (2.62%) Remedy
8 5 (2.62%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.09%) Adobe
9 4 (2.09%) CA
9 4 (2.09%) MuleSoft
9 4 (2.09%) Workday
10 3 (1.57%) IBM
11 2 (1.05%) BMC
11 2 (1.05%) Cognos