Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 622 667 626
Rank change year-on-year +45 -41 -25
Contract jobs citing German Language 230 148 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.46% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 64 94
England median daily rate £425 £395 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +14.49% -13.75%
10th Percentile £152 £156 £128
90th Percentile £625 £522 £569
UK median daily rate £415 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.75% +10.34% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 22 23
England median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.42 £7.86 £12.13
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.83 £25.05
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +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 35,141 32,481 37,289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.94% 38.12% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,138 21,482 24,635
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £290 £276 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 797 816 915
England median hourly rate £26.22 £25.00 £26.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.86% -7.15% +19.16%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +21.71%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +14 129 £450 +24.14% 31
South East +3 60 £425 -2.86% 28
Midlands +5 15 £168 -51.27% 17
North of England +1 13 £500 +139.52% 14
East of England -5 10 £160 -60.74% 7
West Midlands +11 9 £168 -66.50% 9
North West -14 9 £600 +209.68% 6
East Midlands +6 6 - - 8
Yorkshire -12 3 £500 +64.61% 8
North East - 1 £450 -
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 88 (38.26%) French Language
2 53 (23.04%) Finance
3 46 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (17.83%) Italian Language
4 41 (17.83%) Degree
5 39 (16.96%) Project Management
6 38 (16.52%) Microsoft Office
7 35 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 34 (14.78%) Spanish Language
9 29 (12.61%) Windows
10 27 (11.74%) Retail
11 24 (10.43%) Oracle
12 23 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (9.13%) Linux
14 20 (8.70%) Telecoms
15 19 (8.26%) Banking
15 19 (8.26%) SQL
15 19 (8.26%) Marketing
16 18 (7.83%) SAP
16 18 (7.83%) Microsoft Excel
16 18 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (7.39%) Analytics
18 16 (6.96%) Data Centre
18 16 (6.96%) Dutch Language
18 16 (6.96%) Migration
19 15 (6.52%) Google
20 14 (6.09%) Computer Science
20 14 (6.09%) Skype

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 14 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.61%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.17%) CMS
4 4 (1.74%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.30%) Confluence
6 2 (0.87%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (16.52%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.78%) MS Visio
4 10 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.74%) Windchill
7 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.43%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (2.17%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.74%) Teamcenter
4 3 (1.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.87%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.87%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.78%) Google Analytics
2 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.91%) Office 365
4 8 (3.48%) AdWords
5 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.17%) SaaS
7 4 (1.74%) GitHub
7 4 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.30%) IaaS
9 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.87%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.43%) G Suite
10 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.09%) Internet
1 14 (6.09%) Skype
2 12 (5.22%) VPN
3 5 (2.17%) DHCP
3 5 (2.17%) DNS
3 5 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.74%) FTP
4 4 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.87%) Firewall
5 2 (0.87%) WebEx
5 2 (0.87%) Wireless
5 2 (0.87%) WLAN
6 1 (0.43%) Broadband
6 1 (0.43%) HTTP
6 1 (0.43%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) SAN
6 1 (0.43%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.04%) DB2
1 7 (3.04%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.17%) Big Data
2 5 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.17%) MySQL
3 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.30%) OLAP
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.87%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.87%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.87%) Power BI
6 1 (0.43%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.43%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) Maven
2 1 (0.43%) XMLSpy
General
1 88 (38.26%) French Language
2 53 (23.04%) Finance
3 41 (17.83%) Italian Language
4 34 (14.78%) Spanish Language
5 27 (11.74%) Retail
6 20 (8.70%) Telecoms
7 19 (8.26%) Banking
7 19 (8.26%) Marketing
8 16 (6.96%) Dutch Language
9 11 (4.78%) Advertising
10 10 (4.35%) Russian Language
11 9 (3.91%) Portuguese Language
12 8 (3.48%) Manufacturing
13 7 (3.04%) Billing
13 7 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (2.61%) Legal
15 5 (2.17%) Automotive
15 5 (2.17%) Digital Economy
16 4 (1.74%) Aerospace
16 4 (1.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (24.78%) Analyst
2 35 (15.22%) Project Manager
3 16 (6.96%) Service Analyst
4 12 (5.22%) Consultant
5 11 (4.78%) Business Analyst
5 11 (4.78%) IT Manager
6 10 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (3.91%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (3.91%) Administrator
7 9 (3.91%) Coordinator
8 8 (3.48%) Developer
8 8 (3.48%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (3.48%) Project Coordinator
9 7 (3.04%) Designer
9 7 (3.04%) Performance Specialist
9 7 (3.04%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (3.04%) UX Designer
10 6 (2.61%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.09%) HTML
2 9 (3.91%) XML
3 4 (1.74%) RESTful
4 3 (1.30%) CSS
4 3 (1.30%) EDI
4 3 (1.30%) J2EE
4 3 (1.30%) JSON
4 3 (1.30%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (0.87%) .NET
5 2 (0.87%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.87%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.87%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.87%) REST
5 2 (0.87%) Spring
6 1 (0.43%) Akka
6 1 (0.43%) GeoJSON
6 1 (0.43%) Meteor
6 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.96%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.78%) User Experience
5 8 (3.48%) PMI
5 8 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.17%) Social Media
8 4 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.74%) Replication
9 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.30%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.87%) AS400
10 2 (0.87%) Derivative
10 2 (0.87%) Equities
11 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.43%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.61%) Windows
2 21 (9.13%) Linux
3 8 (3.48%) Unix
4 5 (2.17%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.30%) HPUX
5 3 (1.30%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.30%) VMS
5 3 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.87%) Android
6 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) OS/2
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 39 (16.96%) Project Management
3 23 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.39%) Analytics
6 16 (6.96%) Migration
7 12 (5.22%) Change Management
7 12 (5.22%) ERP
7 12 (5.22%) ITIL
7 12 (5.22%) PRINCE2
7 12 (5.22%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.78%) Data Management
8 11 (4.78%) E-Commerce
8 11 (4.78%) PDM
8 11 (4.78%) Scrum
9 9 (3.91%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.91%) PRINCE
9 9 (3.91%) Time Management
10 8 (3.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.26%) SQL
2 11 (4.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.91%) Java
3 9 (3.91%) Python
4 8 (3.48%) C
5 4 (1.74%) Perl
6 3 (1.30%) C#
6 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.87%) C++
7 2 (0.87%) PHP
7 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.43%) ABAP
8 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.43%) Ruby
8 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (17.83%) Degree
2 14 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (5.22%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.17%) PMP
5 4 (1.74%) HNC
5 4 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CCNA
7 2 (0.87%) CCNP
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.87%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.43%) CISA
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) MBA
8 1 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.35%) PMO
1 10 (4.35%) SLA
2 9 (3.91%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.04%) QA
4 4 (1.74%) GCP
4 4 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) GAAP
5 1 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) IFRS
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.17%) StorNext
3 3 (1.30%) Docker
4 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.87%) OpenView
3 2 (0.87%) OVSD
4 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 35 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.43%) Oracle
3 18 (7.83%) SAP
4 15 (6.52%) Google
5 10 (4.35%) Adobe
6 8 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.48%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.61%) IBM
8 5 (2.17%) Ariba
9 3 (1.30%) Capita
9 3 (1.30%) HP
9 3 (1.30%) OpenText
9 3 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.30%) Sybase
9 3 (1.30%) Tableau
9 3 (1.30%) VMware
9 3 (1.30%) Workday
9 3 (1.30%) Yardi
10 2 (0.87%) Delphix
10 2 (0.87%) Tealium