Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 452 286 504
Rank change year-on-year -166 +218 +13
Contract jobs citing French Language 97 71 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.53% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.89% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 31 56
10th Percentile £238 £131 £141
25th Percentile £438 £201 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £548 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.50% +5.26% +35.71%
75th Percentile £675 £650 £600
90th Percentile £719 " £638
England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
England median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% +3.45% +3.57%

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 19,492 7,958 21,295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.66% 59.39% 55.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,786 5,697 15,004
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
25th Percentile £456 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.40%
75th Percentile £675 £650 £615
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 97 275
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.35 £12.76
25th Percentile £18.19 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate £29.56 £27.42 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.83% +30.55% +10.16%
75th Percentile £48.37 £42.25 £30.00
90th Percentile £63.98 £53.85 £52.50
England median hourly rate £18.94 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.82% +15.38% +8.33%

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 25 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing French Language in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 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 -70 5 £290 +11.54% 15
West London -22 1 £278 +102.36%
South London - 1 £450 - 1
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 35 (36.08%) Social Skills
2 32 (32.99%) German Language
3 31 (31.96%) Marketing
4 30 (30.93%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (30.93%) Finance
5 27 (27.84%) Project Management
6 26 (26.80%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (24.74%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (21.65%) Degree
9 20 (20.62%) C#
10 19 (19.59%) Digital Marketing
10 19 (19.59%) Microsoft 365
11 18 (18.56%) Analytics
11 18 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 18 (18.56%) Migration
11 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (17.53%) Adobe
12 17 (17.53%) MiFID
13 16 (16.49%) Italian Language
14 15 (15.46%) HTML
14 15 (15.46%) CSS
14 15 (15.46%) CRM
15 14 (14.43%) CMS
15 14 (14.43%) Marketo
16 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
16 12 (12.37%) C++
16 12 (12.37%) Orchestrade
16 12 (12.37%) Derivative
16 12 (12.37%) Multithreading
16 12 (12.37%) Product Management

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 14 (14.43%) CMS
2 3 (3.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (8.25%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.19%) Chatbot
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Orchestrade
2 8 (8.25%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.59%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (8.25%) Azure
3 7 (7.22%) SaaS
4 6 (6.19%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (6.19%) AWS
5 1 (1.03%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) WAN
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.03%) MQTT
4 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) Tableau
2 1 (1.03%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 35 (36.08%) Social Skills
2 32 (32.99%) German Language
3 31 (31.96%) Marketing
4 30 (30.93%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (30.93%) Finance
5 16 (16.49%) Italian Language
6 10 (10.31%) Spanish Language
7 8 (8.25%) Banking
8 7 (7.22%) Organisational Skills
9 5 (5.15%) Front Office
10 4 (4.12%) Arabic Language
10 4 (4.12%) Dutch Language
10 4 (4.12%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
11 3 (3.09%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (3.09%) Russian Language
11 3 (3.09%) Turkish Language
12 2 (2.06%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (2.06%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (2.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (15.46%) Marketing Manager
2 13 (13.40%) Developer
3 12 (12.37%) Analyst
3 12 (12.37%) C# Developer
3 12 (12.37%) Consultant
4 8 (8.25%) C++ Developer
4 8 (8.25%) C++/C# Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Marketing Automation Manager
5 6 (6.19%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.12%) IT Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) IT Support
7 4 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Senior IT Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (4.12%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.46%) CSS
1 15 (15.46%) HTML
2 6 (6.19%) Node.js
2 6 (6.19%) OAuth
2 6 (6.19%) REST
2 6 (6.19%) SAML
2 6 (6.19%) Web Services
3 2 (2.06%) XML
3 2 (2.06%) XSLT
4 1 (1.03%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) EDI
4 1 (1.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (12.37%) Derivative
2 12 (12.37%) Legacy Systems
3 8 (8.25%) Data Structures
3 8 (8.25%) Marketing Technology
4 4 (4.12%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Blog
5 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) Legacy Applications
5 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.06%) PMI
5 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 2 (2.06%) Tandem
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Unix
3 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.06%) Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Project Management
2 26 (26.80%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (19.59%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.56%) Analytics
4 18 (18.56%) Migration
5 15 (15.46%) CRM
6 12 (12.37%) Multithreading
6 12 (12.37%) Product Management
7 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
8 9 (9.28%) Campaign Management
8 9 (9.28%) Decision-Making
8 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.28%) Email Marketing
9 8 (8.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 8 (8.25%) Lead Generation
9 8 (8.25%) Marketing Automation
9 8 (8.25%) Use Case
9 8 (8.25%) Web Development
10 7 (7.22%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.62%) C#
2 12 (12.37%) C++
3 6 (6.19%) Java
3 6 (6.19%) Python
3 6 (6.19%) Ruby
4 3 (3.09%) SQL
5 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.12%) MBA
4 3 (3.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.03%) APMG
5 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.53%) MiFID
2 7 (7.22%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.03%) EMIR
3 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (24.74%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (17.53%) Adobe
3 14 (14.43%) Marketo
4 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.09%) Sun
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.03%) Confluent
7 1 (1.03%) Perforce