Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 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
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 407 638 716
Rank change year-on-year +231 +78 -24
Contract jobs citing German Language 75 162 151
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 99 92
Median daily rate £420 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.92% +22.31%
10th Percentile £151 £135 £110
90th Percentile £575 £585 £556
UK median daily rate £410 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -3.53% +3.03% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.72 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.19% -18.38% +63.79%
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £22.93 £22.93
% change year-on-year -36.76% - +63.79%

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 10,831 31,302 37,994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.31% 38.91% 40.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,079 20,330 25,124
Median daily rate £500 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +2.70%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £721 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £478 £475
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 870 1,002
Median hourly rate £31.39 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.51% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.10 £48.70
Median hourly rate £30.85 £22.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year +37.11% +5.49% -5.20%

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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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 +174 40 £250 -47.37% 6
Midlands +98 7 - - 3
West Midlands +81 7 - - 1
North of England +128 6 - - 3
South West +106 4 £525 +50.00% 2
East of England +83 4 £338 -23.51% 4
North West +80 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +79 3 - - 2
South East +166 1 £435 +51.30% 9
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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 34 (45.33%) French Language
2 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.67%) Spanish Language
4 17 (22.67%) Dutch Language
4 17 (22.67%) Italian Language
5 15 (20.00%) Finance
5 15 (20.00%) Degree
6 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (17.33%) Azure
8 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (14.67%) SAP
9 11 (14.67%) Windows
9 11 (14.67%) Project Management
9 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.67%) Office 365
10 10 (13.33%) Migration
10 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (12.00%) Windows 10
12 8 (10.67%) Marketing
12 8 (10.67%) Portuguese Language
12 8 (10.67%) Change Management
13 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Project
13 7 (9.33%) Russian Language
13 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
14 6 (8.00%) Social Media
14 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
14 6 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (8.00%) JIRA

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 7 (9.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.33%) Avid Media Composer
4 1 (1.33%) Figma
4 1 (1.33%) Sketch
4 1 (1.33%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg AIM
1 2 (2.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.67%) Sprinklr
2 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) SAP PS
2 1 (1.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Azure
2 11 (14.67%) Office 365
3 5 (6.67%) PaaS
4 4 (5.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.33%) IaaS
4 4 (5.33%) SaaS
5 3 (4.00%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.67%) G Suite
7 1 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.33%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.33%) GitHub
7 1 (1.33%) Logic Apps
7 1 (1.33%) Serverless
7 1 (1.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Skype
2 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (5.33%) Broadband
3 4 (5.33%) VPN
3 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.00%) LAN
4 3 (4.00%) WAN
5 2 (2.67%) DNS
5 2 (2.67%) DOCSIS
5 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.67%) WebEx
6 1 (1.33%) BGP
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.33%) IPFIX
6 1 (1.33%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.33%) TACACS
6 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.33%) DataStage
2 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) JMeter
2 1 (1.33%) MSI
2 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 34 (45.33%) French Language
2 20 (26.67%) Spanish Language
3 17 (22.67%) Dutch Language
3 17 (22.67%) Italian Language
4 15 (20.00%) Finance
5 8 (10.67%) Marketing
5 8 (10.67%) Portuguese Language
6 7 (9.33%) Russian Language
7 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (6.67%) Electronics
8 5 (6.67%) Public Sector
8 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
9 4 (5.33%) Hebrew Language
9 4 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (5.33%) Polish Language
10 3 (4.00%) Greek Language
10 3 (4.00%) Legal
10 3 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (2.67%) Banking
11 2 (2.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Analyst
2 8 (10.67%) Consultant
2 8 (10.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (5.33%) Customer Analyst
3 4 (5.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
3 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (4.00%) Architect
4 3 (4.00%) Classification Specialist
4 3 (4.00%) ITSM Project Manager
4 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (4.00%) Programme Manager
4 3 (4.00%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (4.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (4.00%) Web Analyst
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (2.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (2.67%) Developer
5 2 (2.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Web Services
2 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.00%) CSS
2 3 (4.00%) HTML
2 3 (4.00%) HTML5
3 2 (2.67%) ADO
3 2 (2.67%) EDI
3 2 (2.67%) Velocity
4 1 (1.33%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.33%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.33%) OAuth
4 1 (1.33%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.33%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.33%) OpenID
4 1 (1.33%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.33%) SAML
4 1 (1.33%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Social Media
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.67%) FMCG
4 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.67%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (14.67%) Project Management
2 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 10 (13.33%) Migration
3 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (10.67%) Change Management
5 6 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.67%) Decision-Making
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL
6 5 (6.67%) ITSM
6 5 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 5 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.67%) Service Management
7 4 (5.33%) Document Management
7 4 (5.33%) Escalation Management
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.33%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Python
2 3 (4.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (2.67%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) C++
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) Erlang
4 1 (1.33%) Go
4 1 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.33%) R
4 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) VB6
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.33%) PMP
3 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.67%) CCA
4 2 (2.67%) CCIE
4 2 (2.67%) CCNP
4 2 (2.67%) CCSE
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) CCIE Data Center
5 1 (1.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (6.67%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) SAP
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco
4 3 (4.00%) BMC
4 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.67%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.67%) Facebook
5 2 (2.67%) Instagram
5 2 (2.67%) Twitter
5 2 (2.67%) YouTube
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) Avid
6 1 (1.33%) Databricks
6 1 (1.33%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.33%) Okta
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Samsung