Period
to 21 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 6 months to 21 July 2019 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.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 482 489 444
Rank change year-on-year +7 -45 +58
Contract jobs citing French Language 110 155 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.75% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 98 92
London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% -15.18%
10th Percentile £263 £141 £163
90th Percentile £644 £639 £615
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 17
London median hourly rate - £15.56 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.26% +120.00%
England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +1.75% -26.92% +44.44%

French 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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17,331 20,745 19,474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 42.50% 44.62% 46.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,042 14,935 13,821
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 224 199
London median hourly rate £21.09 £24.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.13% +12.94% +1.19%
10th Percentile £12.90 £14.65 £11.49
90th Percentile £53.08 £53.38 £49.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £26.93 £24.23
% change year-on-year +18.83% +11.17% -3.10%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in London

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for French Language in London

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for French Language in London

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for French Language in London

French Language
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. 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
Central London +5 18 £433 +4.85% 13
West London +6 4 £525 - 11
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing French 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 London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 27 (24.55%) Finance
1 27 (24.55%) German Language
2 20 (18.18%) Italian Language
2 20 (18.18%) SQL
3 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.45%) Spanish Language
4 16 (14.55%) HTML
4 16 (14.55%) CSS
4 16 (14.55%) User Experience
5 15 (13.64%) .NET
5 15 (13.64%) QA
6 14 (12.73%) Marketing
6 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (12.73%) Banking
7 13 (11.82%) SAP
8 12 (10.91%) Project Management
8 12 (10.91%) Java
8 12 (10.91%) Windows
8 12 (10.91%) DevOps
8 12 (10.91%) Wireframes
9 11 (10.00%) Analytics
9 11 (10.00%) Photoshop
9 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.00%) jQuery
10 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 10 (9.09%) Scrum
10 10 (9.09%) Adobe
10 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 10 (9.09%) Personalization

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (5.45%) Sketch
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.91%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP PM
1 2 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.91%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP IBP
2 1 (0.91%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.27%) Google Analytics
3 7 (6.36%) Adobe Analytics
3 7 (6.36%) GitHub
4 6 (5.45%) Office 365
5 5 (4.55%) Power Platform
6 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.82%) IaaS
7 2 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) NFC
2 3 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.82%) DWDM
3 2 (1.82%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.82%) Firewall
3 2 (1.82%) Intranet
3 2 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (0.91%) DHCP
4 1 (0.91%) DNS
4 1 (0.91%) Skype
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.55%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (4.55%) Power BI
3 5 (4.55%) Semantic Layer
4 4 (3.64%) SSDT
5 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) gulp
1 6 (5.45%) PostCSS
2 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
6 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.91%) JIRA
6 1 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
1 27 (24.55%) German Language
2 20 (18.18%) Italian Language
3 17 (15.45%) Spanish Language
4 14 (12.73%) Banking
4 14 (12.73%) Marketing
5 9 (8.18%) Games
6 7 (6.36%) Dutch Language
7 5 (4.55%) Legal
8 4 (3.64%) Front Office
8 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.91%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.91%) Law
10 1 (0.91%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.91%) Retail
10 1 (0.91%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 32 (29.09%) Developer
2 14 (12.73%) Consultant
3 13 (11.82%) Analyst
4 11 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.36%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (6.36%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.36%) UI Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Programmer
9 5 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) EDI Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Software Programmer
9 5 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (4.55%) VB.NET Software Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Email Marketing Specialist
10 4 (3.64%) Marketing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.55%) CSS
1 16 (14.55%) HTML
2 15 (13.64%) .NET
3 11 (10.00%) jQuery
4 8 (7.27%) EDI
4 8 (7.27%) JSON
4 8 (7.27%) SAP PI
5 7 (6.36%) Ajax
5 7 (6.36%) CSS3
5 7 (6.36%) HTML5
6 6 (5.45%) REST
6 6 (5.45%) Sass
7 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.64%) SOAP
9 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.91%) Kafka
10 1 (0.91%) Velocity
10 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) User Experience
2 8 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.36%) W3C
4 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.64%) Contactless
5 4 (3.64%) EMV
6 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.82%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.82%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.91%) Motion Graphics
8 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.91%) Social Network
8 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.73%) Android
4 2 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (10.91%) DevOps
2 12 (10.91%) Project Management
2 12 (10.91%) Wireframes
3 11 (10.00%) Analytics
3 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.09%) Personalization
4 10 (9.09%) Scrum
5 9 (8.18%) Web Development
6 8 (7.27%) CRM
6 8 (7.27%) Migration
6 8 (7.27%) SEO
7 7 (6.36%) A/B Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Mobile First
7 7 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (6.36%) Web Analytics
7 7 (6.36%) Web Design
8 6 (5.45%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) SQL
2 12 (10.91%) Java
3 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.27%) VB.NET
5 7 (6.36%) VB
6 6 (5.45%) ES6
7 5 (4.55%) Python
8 4 (3.64%) C#
8 4 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.64%) VB6
8 4 (3.64%) VBA
9 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ACCA
2 1 (0.91%) CIMA
2 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.91%) MCSA
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.64%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) ISO 15022
2 4 (3.64%) ISO 20022
2 4 (3.64%) PMO
3 2 (1.82%) GDPR
4 1 (0.91%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Terraform
2 1 (0.91%) Ansible
2 1 (0.91%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.82%) SAP
3 10 (9.09%) Adobe
4 7 (6.36%) Optimizely
5 6 (5.45%) IFS
6 2 (1.82%) Ciena
6 2 (1.82%) NetApp
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco
7 1 (0.91%) Google
7 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.91%) JDA
7 1 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) Screaming Frog
7 1 (0.91%) Verint