Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 347 468 476
Rank change year-on-year +121 +8 -33
Contract jobs citing French Language 66 129 155
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.70% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 91 98
Median daily rate £420 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £204
90th Percentile £731 £630 £650
England median daily rate £405 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +1.25% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 13
Median hourly rate £30.50 - £22.00
10th Percentile £15.78 - £10.65
90th Percentile £40.00 - £36.61
England median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +5.17% -34.09% +37.50%

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 8,748 18,425 21,627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.49% 45.90% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,041 12,801 15,422
Median daily rate £525 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £330 £345 £313
90th Percentile £738 £700 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 218 288
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £24.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.92% -11.98% +13.61%
10th Percentile £13.93 £13.26 £13.44
90th Percentile £54.13 £52.50 £52.88
Median hourly rate £26.44 £22.97 £23.00
% change year-on-year +15.13% -0.15% +6.27%

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 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +102 13 £400 -7.51% 3
West London +54 8 £200 -39.16% 1
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 24 (36.36%) German Language
2 16 (24.24%) Finance
3 14 (21.21%) Banking
4 12 (18.18%) Firewall
4 12 (18.18%) SAP
5 11 (16.67%) Cisco
5 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (13.64%) Python
7 8 (12.12%) Java
7 8 (12.12%) CCNP
7 8 (12.12%) Programme Management
7 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
7 8 (12.12%) JIRA
7 8 (12.12%) Spanish Language
7 8 (12.12%) SaaS
7 8 (12.12%) Office 365
7 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.12%) SAP S/4HANA
8 7 (10.61%) Palo Alto
8 7 (10.61%) PaaS
8 7 (10.61%) MPLS
8 7 (10.61%) BGP
9 6 (9.09%) Project Management
9 6 (9.09%) OSPF
9 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (9.09%) LAN
9 6 (9.09%) WAN

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 (7.58%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Office 365
1 8 (12.12%) SaaS
2 7 (10.61%) PaaS
3 5 (7.58%) Azure
3 5 (7.58%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (4.55%) IaaS
5 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.03%) OneDrive
5 2 (3.03%) Yammer
6 1 (1.52%) Firebase
6 1 (1.52%) GitHub
6 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.52%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) BGP
2 7 (10.61%) MPLS
3 6 (9.09%) LAN
3 6 (9.09%) OSPF
3 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.09%) WAN
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (7.58%) HSRP
4 5 (7.58%) IPsec
4 5 (7.58%) SNMP
4 5 (7.58%) VLAN
4 5 (7.58%) Wireless
5 4 (6.06%) Skype
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) WebEx
7 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 24 (36.36%) German Language
2 16 (24.24%) Finance
3 14 (21.21%) Banking
4 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
4 8 (12.12%) Spanish Language
5 6 (9.09%) Front Office
5 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
6 5 (7.58%) Dutch Language
6 5 (7.58%) Italian Language
6 5 (7.58%) Retail
7 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
8 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (4.55%) Marketing
8 3 (4.55%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (3.03%) Electronics
9 2 (3.03%) Public Sector
9 2 (3.03%) Swedish Language
10 1 (1.52%) Back Office
10 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Analyst
2 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Programme Director
6 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Implementation Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.03%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Procurement Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (4.55%) REST
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) Velocity
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Cocoa
3 1 (1.52%) Core Animation
3 1 (1.52%) Core Data
3 1 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) RxSwift
3 1 (1.52%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.52%) SOAP
3 1 (1.52%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Derivative
3 3 (4.55%) Social Media
4 2 (3.03%) Equities
4 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.52%) Animation
5 1 (1.52%) CMDB
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Life Science
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
1 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.12%) Programme Management
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
3 6 (9.09%) Project Management
3 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.58%) CRM
4 5 (7.58%) Logistics
4 5 (7.58%) Migration
4 5 (7.58%) Network Management
4 5 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (7.58%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.55%) Data Privacy
6 3 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Python
2 8 (12.12%) Java
3 6 (9.09%) Go
4 3 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.52%) SQL
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.12%) CCNP
3 5 (7.58%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) CCA
4 2 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (1.52%) CCSE
5 1 (1.52%) PMP
5 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) PSD2
2 3 (4.55%) PMO
3 2 (3.03%) GDPR
4 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) SAP
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (10.61%) Palo Alto
4 6 (9.09%) Arista
4 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.09%) Splunk
4 6 (9.09%) Tableau
5 5 (7.58%) Aruba
5 5 (7.58%) Concur
6 4 (6.06%) ION Trading
7 3 (4.55%) Ariba
7 3 (4.55%) Fidessa
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle
8 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.52%) Google
9 1 (1.52%) Intergraph
9 1 (1.52%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.52%) VMware