Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 655 641 591
Rank change year-on-year -14 -50 -61
Contract jobs citing German Language 174 229 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.65% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 119 104
England median daily rate £325 £340 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -4.56% -13.64%
10th Percentile £163 £146 £125
90th Percentile £573 £578 £550
UK median daily rate £325 £340 £369
% change year-on-year -4.41% -7.80% -13.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 24
England median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -0.60%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.48
90th Percentile £27.03 £17.05 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +12.00%

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 36021 35299 41068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.41% 35.83% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24165 23803 26922
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £630
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 907 1110
England median hourly rate £26.44 £24.41 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.32% +6.52% +1.84%
10th Percentile £12.07 £11.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £46.16 £48.02
UK median hourly rate £26.47 £24.41 £24.00
% change year-on-year +8.44% +1.71% +9.09%

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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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 +5 95 £325 -11.20% 9
South East -3 37 £410 +36.67% 6
North of England +85 19 £300 -11.11%
North West +27 10 £263 -22.22%
Yorkshire +43 9 £300 -
East of England -23 8 £309 +5.11% 2
Midlands +19 5 £550 -4.35% 1
East Midlands +2 3 £550 -6.38%
West Midlands +19 2 £550 +175.00% 1
South West - 1 £370 -
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, 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 63 (36.21%) French Language
2 40 (22.99%) Italian Language
3 35 (20.11%) Spanish Language
4 34 (19.54%) Finance
5 33 (18.97%) Marketing
6 32 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (14.94%) Dutch Language
8 23 (13.22%) SAP
8 23 (13.22%) Windows
9 22 (12.64%) SQL
10 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
10 21 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (10.92%) Degree
12 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 17 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (9.20%) Java
14 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (8.05%) Retail
15 14 (8.05%) Polish Language
15 14 (8.05%) Office 365
16 13 (7.47%) Derivative
16 13 (7.47%) Time Management
16 13 (7.47%) Change Management
16 13 (7.47%) Project Management
16 13 (7.47%) Oracle
17 12 (6.90%) Equities
18 11 (6.32%) ITIL
18 11 (6.32%) Analytics
19 10 (5.75%) Data Quality
19 10 (5.75%) 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 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.57%) Captiva
4 1 (0.57%) Documentum
4 1 (0.57%) Drupal
4 1 (0.57%) FileNet
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (5.17%) Photoshop
4 7 (4.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.30%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (2.30%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (1.15%) ImageReady
6 2 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.57%) InVision
7 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Maximo
2 5 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.87%) SAP PM
3 4 (2.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 4 (2.30%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.15%) Pega PRPC
4 2 (1.15%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.15%) SAP SCM
4 2 (1.15%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.57%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.57%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.05%) Office 365
2 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.30%) G Suite
4 2 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.15%) GitHub
4 2 (1.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.17%) Firewall
2 8 (4.60%) DHCP
2 8 (4.60%) Internet
3 7 (4.02%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.87%) DNS
4 5 (2.87%) VPN
5 3 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.72%) IPv4
5 3 (1.72%) IPv6
5 3 (1.72%) MPLS
5 3 (1.72%) SAN
5 3 (1.72%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.72%) WAN
5 3 (1.72%) Wireless
6 2 (1.15%) BGP
6 2 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.15%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.15%) Network Security
6 2 (1.15%) OSPF
6 2 (1.15%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.02%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (4.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.02%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.15%) Big Data
4 2 (1.15%) MySQL
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.15%) QlikView
4 2 (1.15%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.57%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.57%) MS Access
5 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.45%) JIRA
2 4 (2.30%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.15%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.15%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.57%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Ant
4 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) GitLab
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 63 (36.21%) French Language
2 40 (22.99%) Italian Language
3 35 (20.11%) Spanish Language
4 34 (19.54%) Finance
5 33 (18.97%) Marketing
6 26 (14.94%) Dutch Language
7 14 (8.05%) Polish Language
7 14 (8.05%) Retail
8 10 (5.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (5.17%) Portuguese Language
10 8 (4.60%) Manufacturing
10 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
11 7 (4.02%) Advertising
11 7 (4.02%) Banking
11 7 (4.02%) Russian Language
12 6 (3.45%) Automotive
12 6 (3.45%) Legal
13 5 (2.87%) Japanese Language
14 4 (2.30%) Financial Institution
14 4 (2.30%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (17.82%) Analyst
2 17 (9.77%) Project Manager
3 15 (8.62%) Consultant
4 12 (6.90%) Architect
5 11 (6.32%) Developer
6 10 (5.75%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.60%) Data Architect
8 7 (4.02%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (4.02%) Designer
8 7 (4.02%) Technical Design Leader
8 7 (4.02%) Technical Leader
9 5 (2.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (2.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (2.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (2.87%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (2.87%) Data Analyst
9 5 (2.87%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.87%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (2.87%) Support Analyst
9 5 (2.87%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.60%) HTML
2 7 (4.02%) CSS
3 4 (2.30%) EDI
3 4 (2.30%) REST
4 3 (1.72%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.72%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.15%) .NET
5 2 (1.15%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.15%) D3.js
5 2 (1.15%) Flash
5 2 (1.15%) J2EE
5 2 (1.15%) LINQ
5 2 (1.15%) SOAP
5 2 (1.15%) Spring
5 2 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.15%) Velocity
5 2 (1.15%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.57%) EDIFACT
6 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.47%) Derivative
3 12 (6.90%) Equities
4 10 (5.75%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.75%) Fixed Income
5 8 (4.60%) Algorithms
5 8 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.45%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.87%) Social Media
9 4 (2.30%) PMI
9 4 (2.30%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.72%) AS400
10 3 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.72%) User Experience
11 2 (1.15%) CMDB
11 2 (1.15%) EPoS
11 2 (1.15%) W3C
12 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.22%) Windows
2 10 (5.75%) Unix
3 8 (4.60%) Android
4 6 (3.45%) Linux
5 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.72%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.15%) Solaris
6 2 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (7.47%) Change Management
3 13 (7.47%) Project Management
3 13 (7.47%) Time Management
4 11 (6.32%) Analytics
4 11 (6.32%) ITIL
5 10 (5.75%) Data Analysis
6 9 (5.17%) Business Analysis
6 9 (5.17%) CRM
7 8 (4.60%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (4.02%) B2B
8 7 (4.02%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.02%) Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (3.45%) Data Management
9 6 (3.45%) ERP
9 6 (3.45%) SDLC
9 6 (3.45%) Test Strategy
10 5 (2.87%) Logistics
10 5 (2.87%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.64%) SQL
2 16 (9.20%) Java
3 9 (5.17%) C#
4 5 (2.87%) C
4 5 (2.87%) Python
5 4 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.57%) ABAP
7 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.57%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.57%) PHP
7 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) MCSE
2 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.30%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.15%) MCSD
5 2 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.17%) QA
3 5 (2.87%) SLA
4 4 (2.30%) GDPR
5 2 (1.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) Cacti
1 3 (1.72%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (13.22%) SAP
2 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.47%) Oracle
4 8 (4.60%) Informatica
5 7 (4.02%) Ariba
6 6 (3.45%) IBM
7 4 (2.30%) Cisco
7 4 (2.30%) OpenText
8 3 (1.72%) Adobe
8 3 (1.72%) EMC
8 3 (1.72%) NetApp
8 3 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.15%) Apple
9 2 (1.15%) Arista
9 2 (1.15%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.15%) Brocade
9 2 (1.15%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.15%) Google
9 2 (1.15%) Pega
9 2 (1.15%) Splunk