Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 622 673 674
Rank change year-on-year +51 +1 -46
Contract jobs citing German Language 183 193 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 106 57
England median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £133 £128 £149
90th Percentile £556 £613 £525
UK median daily rate £410 £450 £344
% change year-on-year -8.89% +30.91% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
England median hourly rate £14.50 £20.53 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.36% +36.85% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.48 £13.85 £7.86
90th Percentile £35.55 £37.25 £62.50
UK median hourly rate £14.75 £16.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.27% +12.08% +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 29,967 35,528 34,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.58% 37.38% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,610 23,502 22,999
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £281
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 830 828
England median hourly rate £32.00 £26.93 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.83% +11.17% -3.10%
10th Percentile £13.49 £12.50 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.78 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

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 July 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 +43 102 £475 +8.57% 23
South East +18 48 £238 -52.50% 18
North West +19 10 - - 3
North of England +14 10 - - 6
Midlands +28 7 £350 -34.88% 5
West Midlands +25 5 £248 -45.45% 1
East of England +11 5 £438 +143.06% 8
East Midlands +23 2 £525 -12.50% 3
South West - 2 £350 - 1
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 69 (37.70%) French Language
2 57 (31.15%) Microsoft
3 42 (22.95%) Windows
4 39 (21.31%) Active Directory
5 37 (20.22%) Degree
6 36 (19.67%) Spanish Language
7 32 (17.49%) Microsoft Office
8 31 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (15.30%) MS Exchange
10 26 (14.21%) Configuration Management
11 24 (13.11%) Office 365
12 23 (12.57%) Russian Language
12 23 (12.57%) Computer Science
12 23 (12.57%) Project Management
13 22 (12.02%) Finance
13 22 (12.02%) Analytics
14 19 (10.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (10.38%) Italian Language
14 19 (10.38%) SharePoint
14 19 (10.38%) VPN
14 19 (10.38%) Linux
14 19 (10.38%) Customer Requirements
15 18 (9.84%) SAP
15 18 (9.84%) SQL
16 17 (9.29%) Python
16 17 (9.29%) Banking
16 17 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (8.20%) Dutch Language
17 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel

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 28 (15.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (10.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.19%) Anypoint
3 4 (2.19%) Mule
3 4 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.55%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (17.49%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.19%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.55%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.55%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.64%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.55%) SAP IBP
3 1 (0.55%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.11%) Office 365
2 17 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.83%) GitHub
5 5 (2.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.73%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.19%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (2.19%) Apigee
6 4 (2.19%) Boomi
6 4 (2.19%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.09%) IaaS
7 2 (1.09%) SaaS
7 2 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.55%) Datadog
8 1 (0.55%) G Suite
8 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.38%) VPN
2 8 (4.37%) WAN
3 7 (3.83%) LAN
4 5 (2.73%) Firewall
4 5 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.19%) DNS
5 4 (2.19%) NAS
5 4 (2.19%) Network Security
5 4 (2.19%) NFC
5 4 (2.19%) SDH
5 4 (2.19%) Skype
5 4 (2.19%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.64%) BGP
6 3 (1.64%) Internet
6 3 (1.64%) MPLS
6 3 (1.64%) OSPF
6 3 (1.64%) VRRP
7 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.09%) VLAN
7 2 (1.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.73%) Power BI
4 4 (2.19%) SSDT
5 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.64%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.55%) Big Data
7 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.55%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.55%) MS Access
7 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (5.46%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.19%) Maven
2 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.19%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.09%) Gradle
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.55%) NWDS
4 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (37.70%) French Language
2 36 (19.67%) Spanish Language
3 23 (12.57%) Russian Language
4 22 (12.02%) Finance
5 19 (10.38%) Italian Language
6 17 (9.29%) Banking
7 15 (8.20%) Dutch Language
8 10 (5.46%) Portuguese Language
8 10 (5.46%) Telecoms
9 9 (4.92%) Marketing
10 8 (4.37%) Retail
11 7 (3.83%) Manufacturing
11 7 (3.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (3.28%) Legal
13 5 (2.73%) Polish Language
14 4 (2.19%) Billing
15 3 (1.64%) Automotive
16 2 (1.09%) Games
17 1 (0.55%) Electronics
17 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (18.03%) Analyst
2 28 (15.30%) Developer
3 14 (7.65%) Help Desk Support
4 11 (6.01%) Administrator
5 9 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (4.92%) Project Manager
5 9 (4.92%) Service Analyst
6 8 (4.37%) Consultant
6 8 (4.37%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 8 (4.37%) Software Developer
6 8 (4.37%) Support Engineer
7 7 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (3.28%) Architect
8 6 (3.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (3.28%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.28%) Windows Administrator
9 5 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.19%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.65%) Web Services
2 13 (7.10%) HTML
3 11 (6.01%) CSS
4 9 (4.92%) .NET
4 9 (4.92%) Middleware
4 9 (4.92%) REST
5 6 (3.28%) SOAP
6 5 (2.73%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.73%) JSON
6 5 (2.73%) SAP PI
6 5 (2.73%) XML
7 4 (2.19%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.19%) jQuery
7 4 (2.19%) OAuth
7 4 (2.19%) OAuth2
7 4 (2.19%) React
7 4 (2.19%) Spring Boot
7 4 (2.19%) XSLT
8 3 (1.64%) SAML
8 3 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.92%) User Experience
3 7 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.73%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.19%) Contactless
5 4 (2.19%) EMV
5 4 (2.19%) TM Forum
6 3 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.64%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.09%) Clustering
7 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.55%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.95%) Windows
2 19 (10.38%) Linux
3 13 (7.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.83%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.19%) Solaris
6 3 (1.64%) Android
6 3 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.64%) Unix
7 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.21%) Configuration Management
3 23 (12.57%) Computer Science
3 23 (12.57%) Project Management
4 22 (12.02%) Analytics
5 19 (10.38%) Customer Requirements
6 15 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 14 (7.65%) DevOps
8 13 (7.10%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (7.10%) Test Automation
9 12 (6.56%) Data Management
10 8 (4.37%) CRM
10 8 (4.37%) Data Protection
10 8 (4.37%) Migration
10 8 (4.37%) Presales
10 8 (4.37%) Scrum
10 8 (4.37%) SOA
10 8 (4.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.84%) SQL
2 17 (9.29%) Python
3 11 (6.01%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.83%) Java
4 7 (3.83%) VB
5 5 (2.73%) C#
5 5 (2.73%) Perl
5 5 (2.73%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.73%) Ruby
6 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.19%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.19%) VB6
6 4 (2.19%) VBA
7 2 (1.09%) ABAP
7 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.09%) PHP
7 2 (1.09%) R
7 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (20.22%) Degree
2 13 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.09%) CISSP
4 2 (1.09%) MCSE
4 2 (1.09%) RHCE
5 1 (0.55%) CCNA
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.55%) MCSA
5 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) GDPR
2 5 (2.73%) QA
3 4 (2.19%) ISO 15022
3 4 (2.19%) ISO 20022
4 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.09%) NIST
6 1 (0.55%) COBIT
6 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.55%) PMO
6 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.10%) XenApp
2 13 (7.10%) XenDesktop
3 8 (4.37%) Docker
4 4 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.37%) Terraform
2 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.19%) SCCM
3 3 (1.64%) AirWatch
3 3 (1.64%) MaaS360
3 3 (1.64%) MobiControl
4 2 (1.09%) Nessus
5 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 57 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.84%) SAP
3 13 (7.10%) Citrix
4 8 (4.37%) Splunk
5 7 (3.83%) Ariba
6 6 (3.28%) Adobe
6 6 (3.28%) IFS
6 6 (3.28%) Nokia
6 6 (3.28%) Oracle
7 5 (2.73%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (2.73%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.73%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.73%) VMware
8 4 (2.19%) Cisco
8 4 (2.19%) Dell
8 4 (2.19%) HP
8 4 (2.19%) MuleSoft
8 4 (2.19%) Synology
8 4 (2.19%) WSO2