Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 626 634 637
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -45
Contract jobs citing German Language 211 197 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.59% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 100 87
England median daily rate £385 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.53% +4.27% -14.29%
10th Percentile £181 £128 £125
90th Percentile £575 £589 £553
UK median daily rate £394 £400 £378
% change year-on-year -1.56% +5.96% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 18
England median hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.85% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.66 £8.80
90th Percentile £29.38 £14.48 £14.75
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.85% -8.26%

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 35,631 32,988 39,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 38.92% 36.67% 39.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,925 22,058 25,371
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 844 1,075
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.59%
10th Percentile £12.32 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -7.41% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +11 117 £400 -8.47% 61
South East -37 41 £400 +6.67% 10
North of England +40 23 £300 +60.00% 17
Midlands +15 17 £370 -6.03% 12
North West +3 12 £600 +220.00% 14
West Midlands +26 10 £168 - 10
Yorkshire +22 10 £300 - 3
East of England -6 9 £160 +16.36% 13
East Midlands +7 7 £550 +39.68% 2
North East +50 1 £450 -
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing German Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for German Language.

1 76 (36.02%) French Language
2 49 (23.22%) Italian Language
3 42 (19.91%) Finance
4 41 (19.43%) Spanish Language
5 37 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (14.22%) Microsoft Office
7 27 (12.80%) Windows
7 27 (12.80%) Marketing
8 26 (12.32%) SAP
8 26 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (11.85%) Microsoft
9 25 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (11.37%) Project Management
11 21 (9.95%) Retail
11 21 (9.95%) Dutch Language
12 20 (9.48%) Degree
13 17 (8.06%) Telecoms
13 17 (8.06%) Internet
14 16 (7.58%) HTML
15 15 (7.11%) SQL
15 15 (7.11%) Analytics
16 14 (6.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 14 (6.64%) Oracle
16 14 (6.64%) SAP BW
17 13 (6.16%) ERP
17 13 (6.16%) Advertising
17 13 (6.16%) Banking
17 13 (6.16%) Procure-to-Pay
17 13 (6.16%) Office 365
18 12 (5.69%) Data Centre

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 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.95%) CMS
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.47%) Drupal
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.47%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (14.22%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (3.79%) Photoshop
5 5 (2.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.90%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (1.90%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.47%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (3.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 6 (2.84%) Maximo
2 6 (2.84%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.42%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.95%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.95%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.95%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.47%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.16%) Office 365
2 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.32%) AdWords
3 7 (3.32%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.42%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.95%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) G Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.06%) Internet
2 11 (5.21%) Skype
2 11 (5.21%) VPN
3 8 (3.79%) DHCP
3 8 (3.79%) Firewall
3 8 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.37%) DNS
5 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.90%) SAN
6 3 (1.42%) IPv4
6 3 (1.42%) IPv6
6 3 (1.42%) Network Security
6 3 (1.42%) Wireless
7 2 (0.95%) WebEx
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.47%) MPLS
8 1 (0.47%) OSPF
8 1 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.47%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.64%) SAP BW
2 12 (5.69%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (5.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.42%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) QlikView
5 2 (0.95%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.47%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) DB2
6 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.47%) MySQL
6 1 (0.47%) OLAP
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.47%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.47%) Power BI
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.47%) Ant
2 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.47%) GitLab
2 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.47%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Maven
2 1 (0.47%) XMLSpy
General
1 76 (36.02%) French Language
2 49 (23.22%) Italian Language
3 42 (19.91%) Finance
4 41 (19.43%) Spanish Language
5 27 (12.80%) Marketing
6 21 (9.95%) Dutch Language
6 21 (9.95%) Retail
7 17 (8.06%) Telecoms
8 13 (6.16%) Advertising
8 13 (6.16%) Banking
9 12 (5.69%) Portuguese Language
10 9 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (4.27%) Polish Language
10 9 (4.27%) Russian Language
11 8 (3.79%) Manufacturing
12 7 (3.32%) Legal
13 5 (2.37%) Swedish Language
14 4 (1.90%) Billing
14 4 (1.90%) Japanese Language
14 4 (1.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (16.59%) Analyst
2 24 (11.37%) Project Manager
3 16 (7.58%) Consultant
4 12 (5.69%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (4.74%) Developer
6 9 (4.27%) SAP Consultant
6 9 (4.27%) Technical Leader
7 8 (3.79%) Business Analyst
7 8 (3.79%) Designer
8 7 (3.32%) Performance Specialist
8 7 (3.32%) Support Analyst
8 7 (3.32%) Technical Design Leader
8 7 (3.32%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (2.84%) Coordinator
9 6 (2.84%) Project Coordinator
9 6 (2.84%) Service Analyst
9 6 (2.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (2.84%) Support Engineer
9 6 (2.84%) Trainer
10 5 (2.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.58%) HTML
2 9 (4.27%) XML
3 6 (2.84%) CSS
3 6 (2.84%) EDI
4 4 (1.90%) .NET
4 4 (1.90%) J2EE
4 4 (1.90%) Software Packaging
4 4 (1.90%) Spring
5 3 (1.42%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.42%) JSON
5 3 (1.42%) REST
5 3 (1.42%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.95%) JPA
6 2 (0.95%) SOAP
7 1 (0.47%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.47%) HTML5
7 1 (0.47%) JAX-WS
7 1 (0.47%) jQuery
7 1 (0.47%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.47%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.69%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.27%) User Experience
4 7 (3.32%) PMI
5 5 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.90%) AS400
6 4 (1.90%) Derivative
6 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.42%) Equities
7 3 (1.42%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.42%) Social Media
7 3 (1.42%) W3C
8 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.47%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.80%) Windows
2 6 (2.84%) Windows XP
3 5 (2.37%) Android
3 5 (2.37%) Linux
3 5 (2.37%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.47%) HPUX
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (11.37%) Project Management
4 15 (7.11%) Analytics
5 13 (6.16%) ERP
5 13 (6.16%) Procure-to-Pay
6 12 (5.69%) Migration
6 12 (5.69%) Time Management
7 11 (5.21%) B2B
8 10 (4.74%) ITIL
9 9 (4.27%) Service Delivery
10 8 (3.79%) Change Management
10 8 (3.79%) E-Commerce
10 8 (3.79%) Order to Cash
10 8 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.32%) Contract Management
11 7 (3.32%) Data Management
11 7 (3.32%) PRINCE
11 7 (3.32%) PRINCE2
12 6 (2.84%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.11%) SQL
2 10 (4.74%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.32%) Java
4 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.42%) C#
5 3 (1.42%) PHP
6 2 (0.95%) ABAP
6 2 (0.95%) C
6 2 (0.95%) Perl
6 2 (0.95%) Python
6 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.47%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (9.48%) Degree
2 12 (5.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (4.74%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.84%) MCSE
6 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.90%) PMP
7 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.95%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.95%) CCNA
8 2 (0.95%) CCNP
8 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.95%) MCSA
8 2 (0.95%) MCSD
9 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.21%) SLA
2 8 (3.79%) PMO
3 7 (3.32%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.37%) GDPR
4 5 (2.37%) QA
5 4 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.42%) Cacti
3 2 (0.95%) OpenView
3 2 (0.95%) OVSD
Vendors
1 26 (12.32%) SAP
2 25 (11.85%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.64%) Oracle
4 12 (5.69%) Ariba
4 12 (5.69%) Google
5 7 (3.32%) OpenText
6 5 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.90%) EMC
7 4 (1.90%) NetApp
8 3 (1.42%) Adobe
8 3 (1.42%) Capita
8 3 (1.42%) Splunk
8 3 (1.42%) Workday
9 2 (0.95%) Apple
9 2 (0.95%) Avaya
9 2 (0.95%) Cisco
9 2 (0.95%) HP
9 2 (0.95%) Pega
9 2 (0.95%) Sage
9 2 (0.95%) ServiceNow