Period
to 28 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 28 November 2021 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.

German Language
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 588 429 615
Rank change year-on-year -159 +186 +126
Contract jobs citing German Language 172 94 167
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.58% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 102
10th Percentile £288 £115 £141
25th Percentile £400 £225 £180
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £465 £412
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% +12.83% +6.35%
75th Percentile £600 £540 £513
90th Percentile £685 £575 £567
UK median daily rate £500 £465 £404
% change year-on-year +7.53% +15.03% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 6
10th Percentile £10.50 " £13.44
25th Percentile £12.42 " £13.58
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
75th Percentile £22.75 £15.19 £14.64
90th Percentile £39.50 £19.00 £19.50
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -

German 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 37,542 16,069 37,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 53.58% 52.98% 50.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,951 11,029 24,860
10th Percentile £306 £275 £256
25th Percentile £413 £375 £367
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £485 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £575
90th Percentile £725 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,263 606 1,350
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £13.25 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -15.56% +20.32% +1.08%
75th Percentile £42.60 £43.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £57.40 £52.63 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £19.43 £22.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year -13.67% +19.05% +5.00%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing German Language as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in England

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing German Language in England.

Daily rate trend for German Language in England

German Language
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for German Language in England

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing German Language in England.

Hourly rate trend for German Language in England

German Language
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for German Language in England

German 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 German Language within the England region over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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 -150 92 £463 -0.54% 23
South East -78 19 £313 -35.87% 7
North of England -59 16 £388 - 8
East of England -39 15 £500 +48.15% 7
North West -45 15 - - 3
Midlands -78 9 - - 6
West Midlands -71 5 - - 2
East Midlands - 4 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £388 - 5
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 76 (44.19%) French Language
2 70 (40.70%) Social Skills
3 40 (23.26%) Finance
4 37 (21.51%) Project Management
5 36 (20.93%) Marketing
6 35 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (15.12%) Degree
10 25 (14.53%) B2B
10 25 (14.53%) Microsoft
10 25 (14.53%) Spanish Language
11 24 (13.95%) Italian Language
12 21 (12.21%) SAP
13 20 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (10.47%) Analytics
14 18 (10.47%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (10.47%) Matrix Organization
15 17 (9.88%) B2B Marketing
16 16 (9.30%) Windows
16 16 (9.30%) Presentation Skills
17 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Office
17 15 (8.72%) Apple iOS
18 14 (8.14%) Thought Leadership
18 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
19 13 (7.56%) Adobe
19 13 (7.56%) VPN
19 13 (7.56%) Retail
19 13 (7.56%) Marketo

German 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 (5.81%) CMS
2 2 (1.16%) Apache
2 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.16%) Drupal
2 2 (1.16%) Headless CMS
2 2 (1.16%) IIS
2 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.58%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.58%) Confluence
3 1 (0.58%) Mule
3 1 (0.58%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.49%) Chatbot
4 5 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (2.91%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (1.74%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.16%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.16%) SAP VC
3 2 (1.16%) Shopify
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.58%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Adobe Analytics
1 7 (4.07%) AWS
1 7 (4.07%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (3.49%) Azure
3 5 (2.91%) SaaS
4 3 (1.74%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.16%) GCP
5 2 (1.16%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.58%) Attraqt
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (0.58%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (0.58%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (0.58%) Bitrise
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.58%) Firebase
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.56%) VPN
2 9 (5.23%) HTTP
3 5 (2.91%) FTP
4 4 (2.33%) Firewall
5 3 (1.74%) Internet
6 2 (1.16%) BGP
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.16%) DMVPN
6 2 (1.16%) DMZ
6 2 (1.16%) DNS
6 2 (1.16%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.16%) HSRP
6 2 (1.16%) IPsec
6 2 (1.16%) L2TP
6 2 (1.16%) MPLS
6 2 (1.16%) WAN
6 2 (1.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.58%) 4G
7 1 (0.58%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.74%) Data Lake
2 3 (1.74%) MySQL
2 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.74%) Tableau
3 2 (1.16%) Big Data
3 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) Delta Lake
4 1 (0.58%) Metadata
4 1 (0.58%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.58%) Power BI
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
1 1 (0.58%) Maven
1 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 76 (44.19%) French Language
2 70 (40.70%) Social Skills
3 40 (23.26%) Finance
4 36 (20.93%) Marketing
5 27 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (14.53%) Spanish Language
7 24 (13.95%) Italian Language
8 16 (9.30%) Presentation Skills
9 13 (7.56%) Organisational Skills
9 13 (7.56%) Retail
10 10 (5.81%) Dutch Language
11 8 (4.65%) Games
11 8 (4.65%) Influencing Skills
11 8 (4.65%) Legal
12 5 (2.91%) Automotive
12 5 (2.91%) Banking
12 5 (2.91%) Portuguese Language
13 4 (2.33%) Manufacturing
13 4 (2.33%) Polish Language
14 3 (1.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (15.12%) Project Manager
2 25 (14.53%) Analyst
3 24 (13.95%) Marketing Manager
4 18 (10.47%) Consultant
5 10 (5.81%) Service Desk Agent
6 8 (4.65%) Service Analyst
6 8 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (4.07%) IT Consultant
7 7 (4.07%) IT Support
8 6 (3.49%) IT Analyst
8 6 (3.49%) Service Desk Consultant
9 5 (2.91%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (2.91%) EDI Consultant
9 5 (2.91%) Junior
9 5 (2.91%) Service Desk Support
9 5 (2.91%) Support Analyst
9 5 (2.91%) Support Consultant
10 4 (2.33%) Developer
10 4 (2.33%) Product Manager
10 4 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.98%) HTML
2 8 (4.65%) CSS
2 8 (4.65%) REST
3 6 (3.49%) .NET
3 6 (3.49%) Web Services
4 5 (2.91%) EDI
4 5 (2.91%) EDIFACT
5 3 (1.74%) Node.js
6 2 (1.16%) OAuth
6 2 (1.16%) React Native
6 2 (1.16%) SAML
6 2 (1.16%) SOAP
6 2 (1.16%) Spring
7 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.58%) Java EE
7 1 (0.58%) JSON
7 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.65%) Life Science
2 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.49%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.91%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.91%) e-Learning
3 5 (2.91%) Fixed Income
3 5 (2.91%) User Experience
4 4 (2.33%) Marketing Technology
4 4 (2.33%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.74%) PMI
6 2 (1.16%) Blog
6 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.58%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.30%) Windows
2 15 (8.72%) Apple iOS
3 9 (5.23%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.07%) Android
5 3 (1.74%) Linux
6 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.51%) Project Management
2 35 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (14.53%) B2B
5 20 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.47%) Analytics
6 18 (10.47%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (10.47%) Matrix Organization
7 17 (9.88%) B2B Marketing
8 14 (8.14%) Thought Leadership
9 12 (6.98%) Fintech
9 12 (6.98%) Migration
9 12 (6.98%) Value Proposition
10 11 (6.40%) Marketing Strategy
10 11 (6.40%) Product Management
10 11 (6.40%) Time Management
11 10 (5.81%) CRM
11 10 (5.81%) Product Roadmap
12 9 (5.23%) Decision-Making
12 9 (5.23%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) Python
2 10 (5.81%) Java
3 8 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.07%) C#
5 6 (3.49%) C++
5 6 (3.49%) PHP
6 5 (2.91%) ActionScript
6 5 (2.91%) ActionScript 2.0
6 5 (2.91%) Perl
6 5 (2.91%) Ruby
7 4 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.74%) C
8 3 (1.74%) Scala
9 2 (1.16%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.16%) SQL
10 1 (0.58%) ABAP
10 1 (0.58%) Go
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (15.12%) Degree
2 10 (5.81%) PMP
3 5 (2.91%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) APMP
6 1 (0.58%) CIPD
6 1 (0.58%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) PMO
2 5 (2.91%) QA
3 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.58%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.16%) Docker
1 2 (1.16%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.16%) Cisco CME
2 2 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.16%) QRadar
2 2 (1.16%) SCCM
2 2 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.16%) Terraform
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.58%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.58%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.21%) SAP
3 20 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (7.56%) Adobe
4 13 (7.56%) Marketo
5 6 (3.49%) Google
6 5 (2.91%) Workday
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle
8 3 (1.74%) Cisco
8 3 (1.74%) VMware
9 2 (1.16%) AlienVault
9 2 (1.16%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.16%) Juniper
9 2 (1.16%) Kronos
9 2 (1.16%) Motorola
9 2 (1.16%) PayPal
9 2 (1.16%) Splunk
9 2 (1.16%) Sybase
9 2 (1.16%) Tandberg
9 2 (1.16%) WatchGuard