Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 472 490
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -58
Contract jobs citing French Language 143 136 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 93 77
London median daily rate £430 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.42% +48.44% -14.67%
10th Percentile £211 £196 £110
90th Percentile £675 £673 £575
England median daily rate £400 £450 £300
% change year-on-year -11.11% +50.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 6
London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.27 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.45% +15.97% +12.50%
10th Percentile £19.72 £11.88 £9.61
90th Percentile £28.24 £88.83 £95.00
England median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +62.22% -6.90% -17.14%

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 21401 19387 22047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.30% 43.17% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15482 13926 15634
London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £664
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 201 242
London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.92% +14.32%
10th Percentile £13.74 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £56.87 £52.17
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year +0.48% +0.60% +13.60%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +1 23 £383 -12.82% 6
West London -13 7 £450 +233.33% 6
South London - 1 - - 1
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing French 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 London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 44 (30.77%) Finance
2 37 (25.87%) German Language
3 28 (19.58%) Banking
4 25 (17.48%) Spanish Language
5 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (16.08%) Windows
6 23 (16.08%) Microsoft
7 20 (13.99%) SQL
8 19 (13.29%) Italian Language
9 18 (12.59%) Linux
9 18 (12.59%) Python
9 18 (12.59%) Project Management
10 16 (11.19%) Marketing
10 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
11 15 (10.49%) Dutch Language
11 15 (10.49%) Java
11 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (9.79%) Analytics
12 14 (9.79%) Big Data
12 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
12 14 (9.79%) Change Management
13 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
13 13 (9.09%) Degree
14 12 (8.39%) Data Management
14 12 (8.39%) ITIL
14 12 (8.39%) Front Office
15 11 (7.69%) SAP
15 11 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
16 10 (6.99%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.80%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.10%) CMS
2 3 (2.10%) WordPress
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (4.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.80%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.80%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (2.80%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Eikon
1 5 (3.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.40%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.70%) RMDS
4 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Office 365
2 4 (2.80%) G Suite
2 4 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.40%) AdWords
4 2 (1.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (1.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
5 1 (0.70%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) Internet
2 7 (4.90%) VPN
3 4 (2.80%) Skype
4 2 (1.40%) HTTP
4 2 (1.40%) LAN
4 2 (1.40%) SAN
4 2 (1.40%) WAN
5 1 (0.70%) Firewall
5 1 (0.70%) Intranet
5 1 (0.70%) MPLS
5 1 (0.70%) NAS
5 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.79%) Big Data
2 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.59%) Blockchain
4 5 (3.50%) MySQL
5 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) ERwin
1 2 (1.40%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.70%) ProC
2 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (30.77%) Finance
2 37 (25.87%) German Language
3 28 (19.58%) Banking
4 25 (17.48%) Spanish Language
5 19 (13.29%) Italian Language
6 16 (11.19%) Marketing
6 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
7 15 (10.49%) Dutch Language
8 12 (8.39%) Front Office
9 10 (6.99%) Polish Language
9 10 (6.99%) Retail
10 9 (6.29%) Investment Banking
11 6 (4.20%) Legal
12 4 (2.80%) Swedish Language
13 3 (2.10%) Advertising
13 3 (2.10%) Electronics
13 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
14 2 (1.40%) Billing
14 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
14 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (16.78%) Analyst
2 13 (9.09%) Developer
3 10 (6.99%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.29%) Architect
4 9 (6.29%) Consultant
4 9 (6.29%) Service Desk Support
5 8 (5.59%) Applications Support
5 8 (5.59%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.59%) Data Architect
5 8 (5.59%) Desktop Support
5 8 (5.59%) Presales Consultant
5 8 (5.59%) Trainer
6 6 (4.20%) Data Analyst
6 6 (4.20%) RAD Developer
6 6 (4.20%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (3.50%) Applications Developer
7 5 (3.50%) Designer
7 5 (3.50%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (2.80%) Change Manager
8 4 (2.80%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) REST
2 5 (3.50%) HTML
2 5 (3.50%) Node.js
3 3 (2.10%) CSS
3 3 (2.10%) J2EE
3 3 (2.10%) SOAP
3 3 (2.10%) Web Services
4 2 (1.40%) XML
5 1 (0.70%) .NET
5 1 (0.70%) EDI
5 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.70%) Middleware
5 1 (0.70%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.20%) Equities
4 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.80%) Derivative
5 4 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.80%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.10%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (2.10%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.10%) PMI
6 3 (2.10%) Social Media
6 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.40%) Fintech
7 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.40%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.08%) Windows
2 18 (12.59%) Linux
3 9 (6.29%) Unix
4 8 (5.59%) Windows 10
5 6 (4.20%) Android
5 6 (4.20%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.59%) Project Management
2 14 (9.79%) Analytics
2 14 (9.79%) Change Management
3 12 (8.39%) Data Management
3 12 (8.39%) ITIL
4 11 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (6.99%) Data Analytics
5 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.29%) CRM
6 9 (6.29%) Data Analysis
7 8 (5.59%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (5.59%) Presales
7 8 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (4.90%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (4.20%) B2B
9 6 (4.20%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.20%) Product Management
10 5 (3.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.99%) SQL
2 18 (12.59%) Python
3 15 (10.49%) Java
4 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.90%) VBA
6 6 (4.20%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) C#
8 4 (2.80%) C
9 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.40%) MCSE
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.70%) CISA
5 1 (0.70%) CISM
5 1 (0.70%) CISSP
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.70%) MCSD
5 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.29%) MiFID
3 8 (5.59%) QA
4 5 (3.50%) GDPR
5 3 (2.10%) PMO
6 1 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.70%) EMIR
6 1 (0.70%) IFRS
6 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.70%) Samba
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.69%) SAP
3 9 (6.29%) Citrix
4 8 (5.59%) Bloomberg
5 7 (4.90%) Etrali
5 7 (4.90%) VMware
6 6 (4.20%) Cisco
6 6 (4.20%) Fidessa
6 6 (4.20%) Oracle
7 5 (3.50%) Apple
7 5 (3.50%) BMC
7 5 (3.50%) CA
7 5 (3.50%) Google
7 5 (3.50%) Peregrine
7 5 (3.50%) Remedy
7 5 (3.50%) Speakerbus
8 4 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.10%) Adobe
9 3 (2.10%) FactSet
10 2 (1.40%) Embarcadero