The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 25 June 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 47 70
Contract jobs citing German Language 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 1.55% 0.45%
As % of the General category - 3.46% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -9.23% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -3.57%  

German Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 199 289 256
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 31.84% 44.81% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 148 103
Median daily rate £413 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £199 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing German Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in Hertfordshire

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing German Language in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in Hertfordshire

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for German Language.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (75.00%) French Language
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) GIS
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ACCA
4 1 (25.00%) CIMA
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (75.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
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