Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 587 636
Rank change year-on-year -16 +49 -69
Contract jobs citing French Language 246 242 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.70% 0.70% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 110 110
England median daily rate £425 £406 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +6.56% -4.69%
10th Percentile £165 £155 £163
90th Percentile £638 £601 £584
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £369
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.47% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 22
England median hourly rate £16.31 £18.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.00% +38.89% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.31 £9.04
90th Percentile £37.85 £29.75 £28.28
UK median hourly rate £16.31 £18.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year -13.00% +38.89% -3.57%

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 35,395 34,367 37,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.41% 39.31% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,371 22,638 25,323
England median daily rate £475 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 832 908
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.10% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £48.40
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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -32 157 £425 +6.25% 39
South East -14 50 £275 -35.29% 13
North of England -19 14 £288 -4.17% 10
North West -22 12 £288 -4.17% 8
East of England +1 8 £216 -40.14% 14
West Midlands -18 5 £448 +8.48% 1
Midlands -20 5 £448 +19.33% 3
South West - 5 £488 - 3
Yorkshire -18 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 81 (32.93%) German Language
2 54 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 51 (20.73%) Finance
4 43 (17.48%) Windows
4 43 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (15.45%) Spanish Language
7 37 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (14.23%) Italian Language
9 34 (13.82%) Degree
9 34 (13.82%) Project Management
10 33 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
11 32 (13.01%) Active Directory
12 30 (12.20%) Migration
13 29 (11.79%) Oracle
13 29 (11.79%) Microsoft Excel
14 28 (11.38%) SQL
15 24 (9.76%) Office 365
16 23 (9.35%) Python
17 22 (8.94%) SAP
17 22 (8.94%) Dutch Language
18 20 (8.13%) Marketing
19 18 (7.32%) Linux
20 17 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
20 17 (6.91%) Change Management
20 17 (6.91%) Data Management
20 17 (6.91%) Banking
20 17 (6.91%) Analytics
21 16 (6.50%) Computer Science
21 16 (6.50%) Java

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 8 (3.25%) CMS
2 4 (1.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.41%) IIS
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (11.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.63%) Windchill
7 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.41%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.85%) SimCorp Dimension
2 5 (2.03%) thinkFolio
3 4 (1.63%) Eloqua
3 4 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.63%) Teamcenter
3 4 (1.63%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.22%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.81%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.81%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.76%) Office 365
2 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.63%) SaaS
5 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.41%) Datadog
6 1 (0.41%) G Suite
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.25%) DNS
2 7 (2.85%) DHCP
2 7 (2.85%) Firewall
2 7 (2.85%) FTP
2 7 (2.85%) Skype
3 5 (2.03%) Internet
3 5 (2.03%) SMS
3 5 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.03%) VPN
4 4 (1.63%) SMTP
4 4 (1.63%) SNMP
4 4 (1.63%) SSH
4 4 (1.63%) VoIP
5 3 (1.22%) HTTP
5 3 (1.22%) LAN
6 2 (0.81%) MPLS
6 2 (0.81%) PBX
6 2 (0.81%) SAN
6 2 (0.81%) VLAN
6 2 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.66%) Relational Database
1 9 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.44%) Big Data
2 6 (2.44%) DB2
3 5 (2.03%) MySQL
4 4 (1.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.63%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.81%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.81%) MS Access
6 2 (0.81%) OLAP
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (3.25%) JIRA
2 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.41%) Babel
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.41%) webpack
General
1 81 (32.93%) German Language
2 51 (20.73%) Finance
3 38 (15.45%) Spanish Language
4 35 (14.23%) Italian Language
5 22 (8.94%) Dutch Language
6 20 (8.13%) Marketing
7 17 (6.91%) Banking
8 13 (5.28%) Russian Language
9 12 (4.88%) Manufacturing
9 12 (4.88%) Retail
10 11 (4.47%) Front Office
11 10 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (4.07%) Swedish Language
12 8 (3.25%) Japanese Language
12 8 (3.25%) Legal
12 8 (3.25%) Portuguese Language
13 7 (2.85%) Danish Language
13 7 (2.85%) Mandarin Language
13 7 (2.85%) Telecoms
14 6 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 66 (26.83%) Analyst
2 34 (13.82%) Project Manager
3 24 (9.76%) Business Analyst
4 21 (8.54%) Developer
5 15 (6.10%) Consultant
6 11 (4.47%) Service Analyst
7 10 (4.07%) Desktop Support
7 10 (4.07%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.66%) Architect
9 8 (3.25%) Administrator
9 8 (3.25%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (2.44%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (2.44%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (2.44%) Office 365 Engineer
10 6 (2.44%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.03%) Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.85%) AngularJS
2 6 (2.44%) HTML
3 5 (2.03%) .NET
3 5 (2.03%) REST
4 4 (1.63%) Middleware
5 3 (1.22%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.22%) CSS
5 3 (1.22%) React
6 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.81%) COM
6 2 (0.81%) Django
6 2 (0.81%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.81%) jQuery
6 2 (0.81%) JSON
6 2 (0.81%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (0.81%) Node.js
6 2 (0.81%) OAuth
6 2 (0.81%) Spring
6 2 (0.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.50%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.47%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.25%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.85%) User Experience
6 6 (2.44%) Replication
7 5 (2.03%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.03%) Social Media
8 4 (1.63%) Equities
8 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.22%) AS400
9 3 (1.22%) Derivative
9 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.22%) Media Streaming
9 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.81%) Clustering
10 2 (0.81%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.81%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.48%) Windows
2 18 (7.32%) Linux
3 10 (4.07%) Android
3 10 (4.07%) Unix
3 10 (4.07%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.85%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.41%) HPUX
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (13.82%) Project Management
4 30 (12.20%) Migration
5 17 (6.91%) Analytics
5 17 (6.91%) Change Management
5 17 (6.91%) Data Management
5 17 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (6.50%) DevOps
7 15 (6.10%) Business Analysis
8 14 (5.69%) Validation
9 13 (5.28%) CRM
10 12 (4.88%) ITIL
10 12 (4.88%) Risk Management
10 12 (4.88%) Waterfall
11 11 (4.47%) Asset Management
11 11 (4.47%) Decision-Making
11 11 (4.47%) Scrum
12 10 (4.07%) Data Analysis
12 10 (4.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.38%) SQL
2 23 (9.35%) Python
3 16 (6.50%) Java
4 14 (5.69%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.25%) C
5 8 (3.25%) R
6 6 (2.44%) C++
6 6 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.44%) VBA
7 5 (2.03%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.03%) C#
7 5 (2.03%) Perl
8 4 (1.63%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.22%) AWK
10 2 (0.81%) Java 8
10 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.81%) VB
11 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.41%) ES6
Qualifications
1 34 (13.82%) Degree
2 5 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.63%) HNC
4 3 (1.22%) CISA
4 3 (1.22%) CRISC
4 3 (1.22%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.81%) PMP
5 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MBA
6 1 (0.41%) MCP
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.66%) QA
2 8 (3.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.81%) IFRS
3 2 (0.81%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.41%) EMIR
4 1 (0.41%) GAAP
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
4 1 (0.41%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.03%) StorNext
3 4 (1.63%) Docker
4 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.81%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.41%) HDFS
6 1 (0.41%) NFS
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (2.44%) SCCM
2 5 (2.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.63%) Nagios
4 3 (1.22%) Ansible
4 3 (1.22%) Cacti
4 3 (1.22%) Grafana
4 3 (1.22%) OpenView
4 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.22%) Puppet
4 3 (1.22%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.41%) Nessus
6 1 (0.41%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.79%) Oracle
3 22 (8.94%) SAP
4 13 (5.28%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (4.47%) Cisco
6 10 (4.07%) Adobe
6 10 (4.07%) VMware
7 7 (2.85%) Google
7 7 (2.85%) SimCorp
7 7 (2.85%) Veeam
8 6 (2.44%) Apple
8 6 (2.44%) IBM
8 6 (2.44%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.03%) hybris
9 5 (2.03%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.03%) Tableau
10 4 (1.63%) Citrix
10 4 (1.63%) HP
11 3 (1.22%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.22%) JDA