Period
to 8 May 2021

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 8 May 2021 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
8 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 502 474 643
Rank change year-on-year -28 +169 +3
Contract jobs citing German Language 107 143 186
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 76 113
10th Percentile £115 £128 £131
25th Percentile £229 £158 £163
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -11.11%
75th Percentile £534 £445 £525
90th Percentile £600 £609 £556
UK median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 16
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.63 £14.00
25th Percentile £14.00 £15.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £14.75
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +6.78% -4.84%
75th Percentile £23.75 £16.75 £24.44
90th Percentile £45.80 £28.38 £40.09
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +7.14%

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 23,572 23,315 44,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 52.71% 50.07% 52.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,931 15,371 29,369
10th Percentile £300 £250 £288
25th Percentile £400 £375 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £581
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 951 1,259
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.36 £10.75
25th Percentile £14.46 £14.75 £13.65
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +12.82% +4.28% +1.08%
75th Percentile £41.50 £36.75 £38.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.42 £20.00 £18.56
% change year-on-year +12.10% +7.76% +3.80%

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 8 May 2021.

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 8 May 2021.

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 8 May 2021. 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 -51 48 £425 +136.11% 16
East of England +29 14 £425 - 3
South East +41 10 £350 -12.50% 2
North of England +35 7 £475 +265.38% 3
North West +22 7 £475 - 1
Midlands +13 7 £115 -70.89% 4
West Midlands +5 7 £115 -70.89% 2
South West +43 3 £475 +80.95%
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 8 May 2021, 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 45 (42.06%) French Language
1 45 (42.06%) Social Skills
2 31 (28.97%) Italian Language
3 29 (27.10%) Spanish Language
4 26 (24.30%) Project Management
5 20 (18.69%) Marketing
5 20 (18.69%) Degree
6 19 (17.76%) SAP
6 19 (17.76%) Finance
7 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (14.02%) Microsoft 365
8 15 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (13.08%) Analytics
9 14 (13.08%) HTML
9 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (11.21%) Dutch Language
10 12 (11.21%) Azure
10 12 (11.21%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (10.28%) AWS
12 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
12 10 (9.35%) CSS
12 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (9.35%) SaaS
13 9 (8.41%) Java
13 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
13 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
14 8 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (7.48%) Manufacturing
14 8 (7.48%) CMS
14 8 (7.48%) Python

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 8 (7.48%) CMS
2 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.67%) AutoCAD
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.93%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Adobe Campaign
1 4 (3.74%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (2.80%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.80%) SAP PM
2 3 (2.80%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.80%) SAP QM
2 3 (2.80%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.87%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.93%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.93%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.93%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (11.21%) Azure
3 11 (10.28%) AWS
4 10 (9.35%) SaaS
5 3 (2.80%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.87%) GCP
6 2 (1.87%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.93%) GitHub
7 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.93%) PaaS
7 1 (0.93%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.93%) Serverless
7 1 (0.93%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) FTP
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) MQTT
2 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.93%) Flink
3 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.93%) MS Access
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Power BI
3 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.93%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) fastlane
2 1 (0.93%) Maven
2 1 (0.93%) Mockito
General
1 45 (42.06%) French Language
1 45 (42.06%) Social Skills
2 31 (28.97%) Italian Language
3 29 (27.10%) Spanish Language
4 20 (18.69%) Marketing
5 19 (17.76%) Finance
6 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (11.21%) Dutch Language
8 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
9 8 (7.48%) Manufacturing
10 7 (6.54%) Portuguese Language
11 5 (4.67%) Polish Language
12 4 (3.74%) Electronics
12 4 (3.74%) Public Sector
13 3 (2.80%) Legal
13 3 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (2.80%) Publishing
13 3 (2.80%) Russian Language
14 2 (1.87%) Banking
14 2 (1.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (17.76%) Analyst
2 14 (13.08%) Consultant
3 11 (10.28%) Service Analyst
3 11 (10.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (8.41%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.48%) Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Marketing Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Civil Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Telecoms Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Digital Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Marketing Automation Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Service Desk Agent
8 4 (3.74%) Software Asset Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Software Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) SEO Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) HTML
2 10 (9.35%) CSS
3 6 (5.61%) Node.js
4 5 (4.67%) OAuth
4 5 (4.67%) REST
4 5 (4.67%) SAML
4 5 (4.67%) Web Services
5 3 (2.80%) RESTful
6 2 (1.87%) Kafka
6 2 (1.87%) XML
7 1 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.93%) EDI
7 1 (0.93%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.93%) Java EE
7 1 (0.93%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (0.93%) Material Design
7 1 (0.93%) PowerMock
7 1 (0.93%) Spring
7 1 (0.93%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Virtual Team
2 7 (6.54%) User Experience
3 6 (5.61%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.74%) Animation
4 4 (3.74%) e-Learning
4 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.74%) Graphic Design
4 4 (3.74%) Learning Management System
4 4 (3.74%) Marketing Technology
4 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) SCORM
4 4 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.80%) FMCG
5 3 (2.80%) Life Science
6 2 (1.87%) PMI
6 2 (1.87%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.93%) Blog
7 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) Project Management
2 15 (14.02%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.08%) Analytics
4 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.48%) DevOps
5 8 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (6.54%) Decision-Making
6 7 (6.54%) Migration
6 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.54%) Use Case
7 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.61%) CRM
7 6 (5.61%) Process Management
7 6 (5.61%) Project Delivery
7 6 (5.61%) Strategic Roadmap
8 5 (4.67%) Campaign Management
8 5 (4.67%) ERP
8 5 (4.67%) ITIL
8 5 (4.67%) Web SSO
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.41%) Java
2 8 (7.48%) Python
3 7 (6.54%) SQL
4 6 (5.61%) C#
4 6 (5.61%) Ruby
5 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (18.69%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.67%) PMP
4 4 (3.74%) MCP
5 2 (1.87%) MBA
6 1 (0.93%) ACCA
6 1 (0.93%) CIMA
6 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) IIBA
6 1 (0.93%) PhD
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.93%) PMO
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (17.76%) SAP
2 12 (11.21%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.54%) Adobe
5 4 (3.74%) Ariba
5 4 (3.74%) Concur
5 4 (3.74%) Marketo
5 4 (3.74%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.74%) Snow
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle
7 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.87%) Cadence
7 2 (1.87%) Infor
7 2 (1.87%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.93%) Aruba
8 1 (0.93%) BroadSoft
8 1 (0.93%) Confluent
8 1 (0.93%) Cvent
8 1 (0.93%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.93%) MapR