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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 48 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Contract jobs citing German Language 4 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.67% 1.61% 0.43%
As % of the General category 2.19% 3.87% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £408 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £378
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.49% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 183 284 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 30.60% 41.46% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 133 110
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £604 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £38.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing German Language in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Hertfordshire

German Language
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 4 £408 - 3
German Language
East of England

German Language
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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
1 4 (100.00%) MS 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%) MS 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
Top Related 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS 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