Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 583 605 579
Rank change year-on-year +22 -26 +41
Contract jobs citing French Language 225 250 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.73% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 121 117
England median daily rate £420 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £135 £213 £155
90th Percentile £625 £641 £614
UK median daily rate £410 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -8.89% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 26
England median hourly rate £14.50 £20.06 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.73% +7.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £13.38 £11.03 £10.31
90th Percentile £16.20 £38.75 £29.75
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £20.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year -27.73% +7.00% +38.89%

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 29,774 34,320 32,988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.86% 37.50% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,478 22,660 21,760
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 650 799 800
England median hourly rate £32.25 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.04% +4.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.45 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.42 £51.50 £51.28
UK median hourly rate £30.25 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.00% - -4.76%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 +11 119 £433 -3.89% 9
South East +33 57 £140 -50.88% 7
North of England +28 26 £525 +82.61% 6
North West +18 17 £363 +26.09% 2
Yorkshire +23 9 £600 - 4
Midlands +23 7 £500 +35.14%
East of England +1 7 £425 -0.29% 2
East Midlands +22 4 - -
West Midlands +7 3 £500 +35.14%
South West -20 3 - - 1
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 74 (32.89%) German Language
2 51 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 40 (17.78%) Finance
4 34 (15.11%) Italian Language
4 34 (15.11%) Spanish Language
5 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Office
6 29 (12.89%) SQL
7 28 (12.44%) Project Management
8 27 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (11.56%) SAP
10 24 (10.67%) Active Directory
10 24 (10.67%) SharePoint
11 22 (9.78%) .NET
11 22 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (9.33%) Configuration Management
13 20 (8.89%) Banking
13 20 (8.89%) Marketing
14 19 (8.44%) Degree
14 19 (8.44%) MS Exchange
14 19 (8.44%) Dutch Language
14 19 (8.44%) User Experience
15 18 (8.00%) Office 365
15 18 (8.00%) QA
15 18 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (8.00%) Windows
15 18 (8.00%) VPN
15 18 (8.00%) HTML
15 18 (8.00%) CSS
15 18 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
16 17 (7.56%) SQL Server

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 24 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.44%) MS Exchange
3 18 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.89%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
6 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.89%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.67%) Sketch
5 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.44%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.44%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) SAP MM
1 3 (1.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.89%) SAP PM
2 2 (0.89%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.44%) Decalog
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.44%) SAP IBP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.00%) Office 365
2 17 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.44%) GitHub
4 8 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.56%) Google Analytics
5 7 (3.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (2.22%) Power Platform
7 4 (1.78%) IaaS
8 2 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.89%) Slack
9 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.44%) PaaS
9 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.00%) VPN
2 7 (3.11%) Internet
3 6 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.22%) Firewall
4 5 (2.22%) SDH
5 4 (1.78%) Intranet
5 4 (1.78%) NAS
5 4 (1.78%) NFC
5 4 (1.78%) WAN
5 4 (1.78%) WebEx
6 3 (1.33%) DWDM
6 3 (1.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.89%) LAN
7 2 (0.89%) Network Security
7 2 (0.89%) SAN
7 2 (0.89%) VoIP
8 1 (0.44%) DHCP
8 1 (0.44%) DNS
8 1 (0.44%) Skype
8 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (2.22%) Data Lake
4 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.22%) Power BI
4 5 (2.22%) Semantic Layer
5 4 (1.78%) SSDT
6 3 (1.33%) MySQL
6 3 (1.33%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (4.00%) JIRA
2 8 (3.56%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.67%) gulp
3 6 (2.67%) PostCSS
4 5 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 74 (32.89%) German Language
2 40 (17.78%) Finance
3 34 (15.11%) Italian Language
3 34 (15.11%) Spanish Language
4 20 (8.89%) Banking
4 20 (8.89%) Marketing
5 19 (8.44%) Dutch Language
6 14 (6.22%) Games
7 11 (4.89%) Portuguese Language
7 11 (4.89%) Telecoms
8 10 (4.44%) Russian Language
9 6 (2.67%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.67%) Retail
10 5 (2.22%) Legal
10 5 (2.22%) Polish Language
11 4 (1.78%) Front Office
12 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.89%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.44%) Electronics
14 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (21.78%) Developer
2 43 (19.11%) Analyst
3 29 (12.89%) Project Manager
4 19 (8.44%) Business Analyst
4 19 (8.44%) Consultant
5 14 (6.22%) Help Desk Support
6 11 (4.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (4.89%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 10 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
8 9 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.56%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (3.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 8 (3.56%) Service Analyst
9 8 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (3.11%) Programmer
10 7 (3.11%) UI Developer
11 6 (2.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.78%) .NET
2 18 (8.00%) CSS
2 18 (8.00%) HTML
3 12 (5.33%) JSON
4 11 (4.89%) jQuery
5 9 (4.00%) REST
6 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.56%) EDI
6 8 (3.56%) SAP PI
6 8 (3.56%) SOAP
6 8 (3.56%) Web Services
7 7 (3.11%) Ajax
7 7 (3.11%) CSS3
7 7 (3.11%) HTML5
8 6 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.67%) Sass
9 3 (1.33%) Spring
10 2 (0.89%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.89%) React
10 2 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.44%) User Experience
2 13 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.11%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.11%) W3C
4 6 (2.67%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.22%) EMV
6 4 (1.78%) Contactless
7 3 (1.33%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.89%) Clustering
8 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.89%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.89%) EPoS
8 2 (0.89%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.89%) Social Network
9 1 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.44%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.00%) Windows
2 13 (5.78%) Linux
3 6 (2.67%) Unix
4 5 (2.22%) Android
5 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.33%) Solaris
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (12.44%) Project Management
2 27 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (9.33%) Configuration Management
5 18 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
6 17 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.11%) Migration
8 15 (6.67%) DevOps
9 14 (6.22%) Business Analysis
9 14 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.78%) Scrum
10 13 (5.78%) Time Management
11 12 (5.33%) Computer Science
11 12 (5.33%) Wireframes
12 11 (4.89%) Analytics
12 11 (4.89%) CRM
12 11 (4.89%) Web Development
13 10 (4.44%) ERP
13 10 (4.44%) Personalization
13 10 (4.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.89%) SQL
2 16 (7.11%) Java
3 13 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.33%) Python
5 10 (4.44%) VB
6 9 (4.00%) C#
7 8 (3.56%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.67%) ES6
9 5 (2.22%) VB6
10 4 (1.78%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.78%) VBA
11 3 (1.33%) ABAP
11 3 (1.33%) Perl
12 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.89%) C++
12 2 (0.89%) PHP
12 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.89%) R
12 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.44%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.44%) Degree
2 4 (1.78%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.78%) PMP
3 2 (0.89%) CISA
3 2 (0.89%) CISM
3 2 (0.89%) CISSP
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.44%) ACCA
4 1 (0.44%) APMG
4 1 (0.44%) CIMA
4 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.44%) MCSA
4 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.00%) QA
2 5 (2.22%) GDPR
3 4 (1.78%) ISO 15022
3 4 (1.78%) ISO 20022
4 3 (1.33%) PMO
4 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.89%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.44%) SEPA
6 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.89%) Docker
3 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.11%) Terraform
2 5 (2.22%) SCCM
3 3 (1.33%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 51 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.56%) SAP
3 12 (5.33%) IFS
4 11 (4.89%) Adobe
5 10 (4.44%) Oracle
6 7 (3.11%) Optimizely
7 6 (2.67%) HP
8 5 (2.22%) Ariba
8 5 (2.22%) JD Edwards
8 5 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.22%) VMware
9 4 (1.78%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.78%) Cisco
9 4 (1.78%) Infor
9 4 (1.78%) Meraki
9 4 (1.78%) ProCurve
9 4 (1.78%) Synology
10 3 (1.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (1.33%) Google
10 3 (1.33%) Nokia