Period
to 18 April 2021

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 18 April 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.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 395 387 456
Rank change year-on-year -8 +69 +30
Contract jobs citing French Language 59 65 154
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.63% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 96
10th Percentile £225 £226 £207
25th Percentile £339 £363 £290
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £469 £400
Median % change year-on-year -1.33% +17.19% -11.11%
75th Percentile £588 £591 £531
90th Percentile £600 £815 £610
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
England median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.45% -34.09%

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 10,353 10,326 19,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.08% 43.79% 46.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,545 7,396 13,947
10th Percentile £350 £320 £325
25th Percentile £431 £419 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +1.43% - +4.06%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £625
90th Percentile £725 £725 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 134 189
10th Percentile £14.84 £12.44 £13.34
25th Percentile £20.00 £16.24 £17.50
Median hourly rate £26.83 £25.00 £21.18
Median % change year-on-year +7.30% +18.04% -3.73%
75th Percentile £44.00 £44.69 £36.67
90th Percentile £58.53 £61.25 £51.42
England median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £21.54
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.52% +0.20%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for French Language in London

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing French Language in London.

Daily rate trend for French Language in London

French Language
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing French Language in London over the 6 months to 18 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for French Language in London

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing French Language in London.

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 18 April 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
Central London +35 3 £550 +38.36% 10
East London - 1 - - 4
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, 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 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) German Language
3 13 (22.03%) Banking
4 12 (20.34%) HTML
5 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) Scrum
6 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
6 10 (16.95%) CSS
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
6 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (15.25%) Dutch Language
7 9 (15.25%) Python
7 9 (15.25%) Marketing
8 8 (13.56%) SAP
9 7 (11.86%) Java
9 7 (11.86%) C#
9 7 (11.86%) SQL
9 7 (11.86%) User Experience
9 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.17%) Kafka
10 6 (10.17%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
10 6 (10.17%) Spanish Language
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.17%) Linux
10 6 (10.17%) Degree
11 5 (8.47%) Graphic Design
11 5 (8.47%) Ab Initio
11 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse

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 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
4 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.39%) Orchestrade
2 2 (3.39%) SAP BRIM
2 2 (3.39%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.39%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (8.47%) Azure
2 5 (8.47%) SaaS
3 4 (6.78%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (6.78%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.39%) AWS
5 1 (1.69%) GCP
5 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceMax
5 1 (1.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) MQTT
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Hive
2 5 (8.47%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.47%) HBase
2 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.69%) GIS
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Artifactory
1 5 (8.47%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.69%) Codeception
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) German Language
3 13 (22.03%) Banking
4 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
5 9 (15.25%) Dutch Language
5 9 (15.25%) Marketing
6 6 (10.17%) Spanish Language
7 5 (8.47%) Italian Language
8 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
9 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
10 2 (3.39%) Billing
10 2 (3.39%) Electronics
10 2 (3.39%) Front Office
10 2 (3.39%) Public Sector
11 1 (1.69%) Advertising
11 1 (1.69%) Games
11 1 (1.69%) Law
11 1 (1.69%) Legal
11 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
11 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Consultant
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Python Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Big Data Developer
5 5 (8.47%) ETL Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.78%) SAP Manager
6 4 (6.78%) UI Developer
6 4 (6.78%) UI/UX Developer
6 4 (6.78%) UX Developer
7 3 (5.08%) FX Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 6 (10.17%) Kafka
4 5 (8.47%) Anaconda
4 5 (8.47%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (6.78%) Ajax
5 4 (6.78%) CSS3
5 4 (6.78%) HTML5
5 4 (6.78%) jQuery
5 4 (6.78%) JSON
5 4 (6.78%) XSLT
6 3 (5.08%) Node.js
6 3 (5.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) OAuth
7 2 (3.39%) REST
7 2 (3.39%) SAML
8 1 (1.69%) .NET
8 1 (1.69%) Flask
8 1 (1.69%) Laravel
8 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.86%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Graphic Design
3 4 (6.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.78%) W3C
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.69%) Animation
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (1.69%) SCADA
5 1 (1.69%) SCORM
5 1 (1.69%) Tandem
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (18.64%) Project Management
1 11 (18.64%) Scrum
2 10 (16.95%) Analytics
2 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (8.47%) Data Analytics
3 5 (8.47%) ETL
4 4 (6.78%) A/B Testing
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.78%) CRM
4 4 (6.78%) Release Management
4 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (6.78%) SEO
4 4 (6.78%) Web Analytics
4 4 (6.78%) Web Design
4 4 (6.78%) Wireframes
5 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.08%) Project Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) Python
2 7 (11.86%) C#
2 7 (11.86%) Java
2 7 (11.86%) SQL
3 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) CCIE
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Basel II
2 1 (1.69%) Basel III
2 1 (1.69%) EMIR
2 1 (1.69%) MiFID
2 1 (1.69%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.69%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) HDFS
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) SAP
2 5 (8.47%) Ab Initio
2 5 (8.47%) MapR
3 4 (6.78%) Optimizely
4 3 (5.08%) Adobe
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.39%) Murex
5 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) Arista
6 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Confluent
6 1 (1.69%) Marketo
6 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.69%) Perforce
6 1 (1.69%) Remedy