Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 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.

German Language
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 659 678 628
Rank change year-on-year +19 -50 -51
Contract jobs citing German Language 183 156 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.44% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 52 121
England median daily rate £425 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +20.83% -20.00%
10th Percentile £141 £149 £150
90th Percentile £630 £619 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £356 £328
% change year-on-year +19.30% +8.78% -15.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 18
England median hourly rate £22.93 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.87% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £13.60 £9.00 £8.66
90th Percentile £111.25 £44.88 £27.42
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -

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 34,776 35,119 36,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.30% 39.75% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,972 23,291 24,895
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +4.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £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 781 774 879
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.06 £23.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.24% +5.83% +5.24%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.83 £11.16
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +4.03%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for German Language in England

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing German Language in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in England

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for German Language in England

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in England

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor 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 21 August 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 +27 118 £415 +22.96% 26
South East -30 38 £500 +25.00% 16
North of England -10 16 £500 +21.21% 8
North West -14 10 - - 5
Yorkshire -9 6 £500 -4.76% 2
Midlands -13 4 £538 +84.55% 6
East Midlands -6 2 £600 +627.27% 2
East of England -12 2 £180 -44.19% 2
West Midlands -27 2 £538 +7.50% 4
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 71 (38.80%) French Language
2 43 (23.50%) Finance
3 38 (20.77%) Spanish Language
4 36 (19.67%) Italian Language
5 35 (19.13%) Degree
5 35 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (16.39%) Project Management
7 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
7 28 (15.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (13.66%) Active Directory
10 24 (13.11%) Windows
11 23 (12.57%) Linux
12 21 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
13 19 (10.38%) Migration
13 19 (10.38%) Marketing
14 18 (9.84%) SAP
14 18 (9.84%) Oracle
15 17 (9.29%) Computer Science
16 16 (8.74%) Danish Language
16 16 (8.74%) Swedish Language
16 16 (8.74%) Office 365
17 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
18 14 (7.65%) Legal
18 14 (7.65%) Scrum
19 13 (7.10%) ITIL
19 13 (7.10%) ERP
19 13 (7.10%) Dutch Language
20 12 (6.56%) Russian Language

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 5 (2.73%) Confluence
2 4 (2.19%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.64%) CMS
3 3 (1.64%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.09%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.55%) FileNet
5 1 (0.55%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (11.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (6.56%) MS Visio
4 10 (5.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.55%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.83%) SAP CO
1 7 (3.83%) SAP FI
2 6 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.64%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.64%) SAP MM
5 2 (1.09%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.09%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.55%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.55%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.55%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.55%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.74%) Office 365
2 9 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.83%) SaaS
4 6 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.73%) Google Analytics
6 4 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.19%) GitHub
6 4 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.64%) AdWords
7 3 (1.64%) IaaS
8 2 (1.09%) npm
9 1 (0.55%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.37%) DNS
3 6 (3.28%) DHCP
3 6 (3.28%) Firewall
3 6 (3.28%) Internet
3 6 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (3.28%) VoIP
3 6 (3.28%) VPN
4 5 (2.73%) LAN
4 5 (2.73%) MPLS
4 5 (2.73%) WAN
5 3 (1.64%) ADSL
5 3 (1.64%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (1.64%) ISDN
5 3 (1.64%) Skype
5 3 (1.64%) SSH
5 3 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.64%) Wireless
6 2 (1.09%) OSPF
6 2 (1.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.73%) DB2
2 4 (2.19%) MySQL
3 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.09%) Big Data
4 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.09%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.55%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.55%) GIS
5 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.55%) Power BI
5 1 (0.55%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.55%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.55%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 6 (3.28%) JIRA
2 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.09%) Buildbot
3 2 (1.09%) Grunt
3 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.09%) Maven
4 1 (0.55%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.55%) CocoaPods
4 1 (0.55%) Xcode
General
1 71 (38.80%) French Language
2 43 (23.50%) Finance
3 38 (20.77%) Spanish Language
4 36 (19.67%) Italian Language
5 19 (10.38%) Marketing
6 16 (8.74%) Danish Language
6 16 (8.74%) Swedish Language
7 14 (7.65%) Legal
8 13 (7.10%) Dutch Language
9 12 (6.56%) Banking
9 12 (6.56%) Russian Language
10 8 (4.37%) Japanese Language
10 8 (4.37%) Manufacturing
10 8 (4.37%) Retail
11 7 (3.83%) Mandarin Language
11 7 (3.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (3.28%) Automotive
12 6 (3.28%) Portuguese Language
13 5 (2.73%) Advertising
14 4 (2.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (34.43%) Analyst
2 21 (11.48%) Project Manager
3 19 (10.38%) Business Analyst
4 17 (9.29%) Service Analyst
5 13 (7.10%) Consultant
6 12 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (6.01%) IT Manager
8 10 (5.46%) Architect
9 7 (3.83%) Active Directory Engineer
9 7 (3.83%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.28%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) Developer
10 6 (3.28%) Office 365 Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.73%) Administrator
11 5 (2.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (2.73%) Network Analyst
11 5 (2.73%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.19%) HTML
1 4 (2.19%) RESTful
2 3 (1.64%) LDAP
2 3 (1.64%) XML
3 2 (1.09%) CSS
3 2 (1.09%) EDI
3 2 (1.09%) JSON
3 2 (1.09%) OAuth
3 2 (1.09%) SAML
3 2 (1.09%) Web Services
4 1 (0.55%) .NET
4 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.55%) Akka
4 1 (0.55%) cXML
4 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.55%) GeoJSON
4 1 (0.55%) Middleware
4 1 (0.55%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.55%) REST
4 1 (0.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.01%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.28%) User Experience
6 4 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.19%) Social Media
7 3 (1.64%) AS400
7 3 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.64%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.64%) Replication
8 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.11%) Windows
2 23 (12.57%) Linux
3 9 (4.92%) Unix
4 7 (3.83%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.64%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (1.64%) VMS
5 3 (1.64%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) HPUX
7 1 (0.55%) OS/2
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.39%) Project Management
3 28 (15.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (10.38%) Migration
6 14 (7.65%) Scrum
7 13 (7.10%) ERP
7 13 (7.10%) ITIL
8 11 (6.01%) DevOps
9 10 (5.46%) E-Commerce
9 10 (5.46%) Time Management
10 9 (4.92%) Analytics
10 9 (4.92%) CRM
10 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.92%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.83%) Collaborative Working
13 6 (3.28%) ITSM
13 6 (3.28%) Logistics
13 6 (3.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.01%) SQL
2 10 (5.46%) Python
3 6 (3.28%) C
4 5 (2.73%) Java
5 3 (1.64%) ABAP
5 3 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.09%) Perl
6 2 (1.09%) PHP
7 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.55%) C#
7 1 (0.55%) C++
7 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.55%) VB
7 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (19.13%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.64%) CISA
3 3 (1.64%) CRISC
4 2 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.09%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.55%) MCP
5 1 (0.55%) MCSE
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.73%) SLA
3 4 (2.19%) GCP
3 4 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.19%) PSD2
4 3 (1.64%) GDPR
4 3 (1.64%) QA
5 2 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.55%) GAAP
6 1 (0.55%) IFRS
6 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (13.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.73%) StorNext
3 4 (2.19%) Docker
4 1 (0.55%) vCloud
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.55%) vRealize
4 1 (0.55%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.84%) Oracle
2 18 (9.84%) SAP
3 10 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.37%) IBM
5 7 (3.83%) Google
5 7 (3.83%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.28%) Adobe
6 6 (3.28%) Cisco
7 4 (2.19%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.19%) Tableau
8 3 (1.64%) hybris
8 3 (1.64%) JDA
8 3 (1.64%) Splunk
8 3 (1.64%) Tealium
8 3 (1.64%) Yardi
9 2 (1.09%) Arista
9 2 (1.09%) Juniper
9 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.09%) VMware