Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 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.

German Language
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 613 714 666
Rank change year-on-year +101 -48 +12
Contract jobs citing German Language 160 146 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 79 79
England median daily rate £425 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +5.71% +2.94%
10th Percentile £136 £113 £145
90th Percentile £615 £551 £567
UK median daily rate £413 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +11.49% +5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 27
England median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% +1.79% +3.70%
10th Percentile £13.44 £13.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £19.50 £97.00 £28.05
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £14.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +1.79% +3.70%

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 28,782 37,771 40,649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.78% 39.71% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,760 25,072 27,212
England median daily rate £493 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £275
90th Percentile £685 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £455
% change year-on-year - +4.40% +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 889 996 992
England median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.22% +8.85%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.45 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% +6.43%

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 20 November 2019.

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
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 20 November 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 +99 90 £425 +14.86% 19
South East +38 20 £400 -6.71% 31
Midlands +41 14 £190 -64.65% 10
East of England +42 13 £479 -16.74% 9
West Midlands +42 9 £163 -69.77% 6
North of England +19 8 - - 11
Yorkshire +39 5 - - 1
North West +1 3 - - 7
East Midlands +26 2 £525 - 4
South West -5 2 £450 - 1
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 46 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 45 (28.13%) Windows
3 38 (23.75%) French Language
4 34 (21.25%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (20.63%) Microsoft Office
6 31 (19.38%) Degree
7 30 (18.75%) Spanish Language
8 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
9 25 (15.63%) Italian Language
10 24 (15.00%) Finance
11 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
11 22 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
14 19 (11.88%) Linux
15 18 (11.25%) Citrix
15 18 (11.25%) Project Management
15 18 (11.25%) Banking
15 18 (11.25%) Russian Language
15 18 (11.25%) Azure
16 17 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (10.63%) SAP
17 16 (10.00%) SDLC
18 15 (9.38%) JavaScript
19 14 (8.75%) SQL
19 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (8.75%) Office 365
20 13 (8.13%) XenApp
20 13 (8.13%) XenDesktop
20 13 (8.13%) QA

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 (6.25%) Confluence
1 10 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.13%) TYPO3
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (20.63%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (4.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.88%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.25%) SAP PM
3 2 (1.25%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.63%) SAP CO-OM
4 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.63%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.25%) Azure
2 14 (8.75%) Office 365
3 7 (4.38%) AWS
4 5 (3.13%) IaaS
4 5 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (2.50%) GCP
5 4 (2.50%) PaaS
5 4 (2.50%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.88%) Yammer
7 2 (1.25%) SaaS
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.63%) G Suite
8 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.63%) npm
8 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.88%) Wireshark
2 10 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (5.63%) VPN
4 8 (5.00%) LAN
5 7 (4.38%) DNS
6 6 (3.75%) Firewall
7 5 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 5 (3.13%) Skype
7 5 (3.13%) WAN
8 4 (2.50%) DWDM
8 4 (2.50%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.63%) Broadband
10 1 (0.63%) DHCP
10 1 (0.63%) DOCSIS
10 1 (0.63%) HTTP
10 1 (0.63%) SDH
10 1 (0.63%) SNMP
10 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.50%) Power BI
2 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.25%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.63%) Big Data
4 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (6.88%) JIRA
2 10 (6.25%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.63%) gulp
3 1 (0.63%) jspm
3 1 (0.63%) Moq
3 1 (0.63%) NUnit
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.63%) Xcode
General
1 38 (23.75%) French Language
2 30 (18.75%) Spanish Language
3 25 (15.63%) Italian Language
4 24 (15.00%) Finance
5 18 (11.25%) Banking
5 18 (11.25%) Russian Language
6 12 (7.50%) Telecoms
7 8 (5.00%) Retail
8 6 (3.75%) Marketing
9 5 (3.13%) Dutch Language
9 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
10 4 (2.50%) Electronics
10 4 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.50%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (2.50%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.88%) Polish Language
12 2 (1.25%) Financial Institution
12 2 (1.25%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.63%) Bulgarian Language
13 1 (0.63%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 28 (17.50%) Analyst
2 17 (10.63%) Developer
3 14 (8.75%) Consultant
4 12 (7.50%) Tester
5 11 (6.88%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.25%) Administrator
7 9 (5.63%) Data Analyst
7 9 (5.63%) Graduate
7 9 (5.63%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.63%) Web Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Architect
9 7 (4.38%) Graduate Tester
9 7 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Excel Analyst
10 6 (3.75%) Junior
10 6 (3.75%) Windows Administrator
10 6 (3.75%) Windows Engineer
11 5 (3.13%) Change Manager
11 5 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.13%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.38%) .NET
2 6 (3.75%) AngularJS
2 6 (3.75%) OAuth
2 6 (3.75%) Web Services
3 5 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.13%) Laravel
3 5 (3.13%) OAuth2
3 5 (3.13%) Symfony
4 4 (2.50%) React
4 4 (2.50%) SAML
5 3 (1.88%) CSS
5 3 (1.88%) HTML
5 3 (1.88%) REST
6 2 (1.25%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.25%) Velocity
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (0.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.63%) Kafka
7 1 (0.63%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) Wiki
3 5 (3.13%) PMI
3 5 (3.13%) User Experience
4 4 (2.50%) Clustering
4 4 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.50%) Video Editing
5 3 (1.88%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.88%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.25%) Social Media
6 2 (1.25%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) Equities
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.63%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.13%) Windows
2 19 (11.88%) Linux
3 12 (7.50%) Windows 10
4 10 (6.25%) Android
4 10 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.25%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.75%) E-Commerce
3 18 (11.25%) Project Management
4 17 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (10.00%) SDLC
6 14 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (8.13%) Migration
8 11 (6.88%) Computer Science
8 11 (6.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (6.88%) Test Management
9 10 (6.25%) Defect Management
10 9 (5.63%) Decision-Making
10 9 (5.63%) ITIL
10 9 (5.63%) Test Automation
11 8 (5.00%) Analytics
11 8 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
12 7 (4.38%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.38%) ERP
12 7 (4.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 14 (8.75%) SQL
3 9 (5.63%) PHP
3 9 (5.63%) Python
4 6 (3.75%) C#
5 4 (2.50%) Java
5 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.50%) R
6 1 (0.63%) ABAP
6 1 (0.63%) C
6 1 (0.63%) Perl
6 1 (0.63%) RPG
6 1 (0.63%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (19.38%) Degree
2 8 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.50%) MCITP
6 2 (1.25%) MCT
7 1 (0.63%) CCNA
7 1 (0.63%) CCNP
7 1 (0.63%) CFA
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.13%) QA
2 6 (3.75%) SLA
3 2 (1.25%) GDPR
3 2 (1.25%) MiFID
3 2 (1.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) EMIR
4 1 (0.63%) GxP
4 1 (0.63%) UCITS
System Software
1 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.13%) XenApp
2 13 (8.13%) XenDesktop
3 5 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.50%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.38%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.25%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.25%) Ansible
4 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.25%) Puppet
5 1 (0.63%) Kibana
5 1 (0.63%) MIIS
5 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.25%) Citrix
3 17 (10.63%) SAP
4 10 (6.25%) HP
5 7 (4.38%) Ariba
6 6 (3.75%) Oracle
7 5 (3.13%) Concur
7 5 (3.13%) Google
7 5 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.13%) Zend
8 4 (2.50%) Cisco
8 4 (2.50%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.88%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.88%) VMware
10 2 (1.25%) OpenText
10 2 (1.25%) Remedy
11 1 (0.63%) IBM
11 1 (0.63%) Intel
11 1 (0.63%) Reuters
11 1 (0.63%) Screaming Frog