Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 472 464 499
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 -42
Contract jobs citing French Language 156 131 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.73% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 89 57
London median daily rate £400 £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +100.00% -43.75%
10th Percentile £213 £150 £110
90th Percentile £675 £675 £513
England median daily rate £400 £425 £238
% change year-on-year -5.88% +78.95% -39.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 4
London median hourly rate £22.00 £11.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.30% -30.30% -
10th Percentile £18.75 £8.72 £9.12
90th Percentile £28.05 £18.92 £33.80
England median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +62.22% -5.26% -13.64%

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 21,176 17,936 20,353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.41% 43.16% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,356 12,842 14,282
London median daily rate £501 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £312 £306 £290
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 187 225
London median hourly rate £22.02 £24.41 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.81% +0.74% +25.12%
10th Percentile £14.30 £11.73 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £64.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.59%

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 23 January 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 January 2018. 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 -12 30 £383 -13.07% 10
South London -28 5 £250 - 1
West London -34 4 £375 +177.78% 4
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 49 (31.41%) Finance
2 45 (28.85%) German Language
3 37 (23.72%) Banking
4 33 (21.15%) Windows
5 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Office
6 27 (17.31%) Spanish Language
6 27 (17.31%) Analytics
7 25 (16.03%) SQL
7 25 (16.03%) Microsoft
8 18 (11.54%) Italian Language
8 18 (11.54%) Big Data
9 17 (10.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 17 (10.90%) Data Management
10 16 (10.26%) Dutch Language
10 16 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (9.62%) Linux
12 14 (8.97%) Project Management
12 14 (8.97%) Data Analytics
12 14 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (8.97%) Windows 10
13 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
13 13 (8.33%) JavaScript
13 13 (8.33%) Degree
13 13 (8.33%) Investment Banking
14 12 (7.69%) Python
14 12 (7.69%) Active Directory
14 12 (7.69%) Front Office
14 12 (7.69%) Change Management
15 11 (7.05%) Internet
15 11 (7.05%) Citrix

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 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.64%) Confluence
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (10.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (4.49%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.21%) Photoshop
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (2.56%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Eikon
1 5 (3.21%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.28%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.28%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.64%) RMDS
3 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.05%) Office 365
2 7 (4.49%) AdWords
2 7 (4.49%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) Internet
1 11 (7.05%) VPN
2 6 (3.85%) Skype
3 4 (2.56%) DHCP
3 4 (2.56%) DNS
3 4 (2.56%) MPLS
3 4 (2.56%) SAN
4 3 (1.92%) Firewall
4 3 (1.92%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.64%) HTTP
5 1 (0.64%) Intranet
5 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.64%) SSH
5 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.54%) Big Data
2 8 (5.13%) Blockchain
2 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.92%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.92%) HBase
4 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.28%) MS Access
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.64%) Impala
6 1 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) ERwin
1 2 (1.28%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (31.41%) Finance
2 45 (28.85%) German Language
3 37 (23.72%) Banking
4 27 (17.31%) Spanish Language
5 18 (11.54%) Italian Language
6 16 (10.26%) Dutch Language
7 13 (8.33%) Investment Banking
7 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 12 (7.69%) Front Office
9 8 (5.13%) Marketing
9 8 (5.13%) Retail
10 7 (4.49%) Legal
11 6 (3.85%) Polish Language
12 4 (2.56%) Financial Institution
12 4 (2.56%) Swedish Language
13 3 (1.92%) Advertising
13 3 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (1.28%) Billing
14 2 (1.28%) Publishing
14 2 (1.28%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (16.67%) Analyst
2 14 (8.97%) Desktop Support
3 13 (8.33%) Architect
4 11 (7.05%) Consultant
5 10 (6.41%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.41%) Data Architect
5 10 (6.41%) Developer
5 10 (6.41%) Service Desk Support
6 8 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 8 (5.13%) Presales Consultant
6 8 (5.13%) Trainer
7 7 (4.49%) Performance Specialist
7 7 (4.49%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.49%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.49%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (3.85%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.21%) Designer
9 5 (3.21%) IT Trainer
9 5 (3.21%) Office 365 Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) HTML
2 6 (3.85%) XML
3 3 (1.92%) Kafka
3 3 (1.92%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (1.28%) EDI
4 2 (1.28%) REST
5 1 (0.64%) .NET
5 1 (0.64%) CSS
5 1 (0.64%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.64%) JSON
5 1 (0.64%) Middleware
5 1 (0.64%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.64%) scikit-learn
5 1 (0.64%) TensorFlow
5 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.85%) Equities
4 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.56%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.56%) User Experience
6 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.92%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.92%) Social Media
7 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.28%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.28%) Derivative
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.28%) Fintech
7 2 (1.28%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.15%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) Linux
3 14 (8.97%) Windows 10
4 8 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.49%) Android
5 7 (4.49%) Unix
6 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.31%) Analytics
2 17 (10.90%) Data Management
3 14 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (8.97%) Data Analytics
3 14 (8.97%) Project Management
4 12 (7.69%) Change Management
5 11 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (7.05%) Business Analysis
5 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (7.05%) ITIL
5 11 (7.05%) Migration
5 11 (7.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.41%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.13%) B2B
7 8 (5.13%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (5.13%) Presales
8 7 (4.49%) Statistics
8 7 (4.49%) Time Management
9 6 (3.85%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.03%) SQL
2 13 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.69%) Python
4 7 (4.49%) Java
4 7 (4.49%) VBA
5 3 (1.92%) C++
6 2 (1.28%) C
6 2 (1.28%) C#
7 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.64%) R
7 1 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.28%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.64%) CISA
4 1 (0.64%) CISM
4 1 (0.64%) CISSP
4 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.64%) MBA
4 1 (0.64%) MCSD
4 1 (0.64%) MCSE
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.13%) MiFID
3 7 (4.49%) GDPR
4 6 (3.85%) PMO
4 6 (3.85%) QA
5 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.64%) EMIR
6 1 (0.64%) IFRS
6 1 (0.64%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.92%) HDFS
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Ansible
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
1 1 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.05%) Cisco
2 11 (7.05%) Citrix
3 9 (5.77%) VMware
4 7 (4.49%) Bloomberg
4 7 (4.49%) Etrali
4 7 (4.49%) Google
5 6 (3.85%) Fidessa
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle
6 5 (3.21%) SimCorp
6 5 (3.21%) Speakerbus
7 4 (2.56%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.56%) MapR
7 4 (2.56%) SAP
8 3 (1.92%) Apple
8 3 (1.92%) FactSet
8 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.28%) Embarcadero
9 2 (1.28%) IBM
9 2 (1.28%) PTC