Period
to 23 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 23 January 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.

German Language
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 417 528 523
Rank change year-on-year +111 -5 +7
Contract jobs citing German Language 84 91 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 54 54
London median daily rate £263 £374 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.77% -6.56% -6.65%
10th Percentile £131 £118 £233
90th Percentile £615 £551 £593
England median daily rate £350 £394 £386
% change year-on-year -11.11% +1.94% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 13
London median hourly rate £23.50 £41.25 £21.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.03% +88.36% +62.22%
10th Percentile £22.75 £21.88 £15.29
90th Percentile £24.25 £59.63 £28.05
England median hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +1.79% -1.75% +5.56%

German 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 12,999 20,832 22,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 43.13% 46.81% 48.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,141 14,746 16,293
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £713 £700 £688
England median daily rate £488 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -1.52% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 248 246
London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.07 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% +9.41% -
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.79 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.76 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -1.09% - +4.76%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing German Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in London

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing German Language in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in London

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for German Language in London

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing German Language in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in London

German 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 German Language within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
West London +29 13 £138 - 5
Central London +62 11 £158 -37.31% 9
East London +45 2 £288 -39.47%
German Language
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 30 (35.71%) French Language
2 20 (23.81%) Italian Language
2 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (21.43%) SDLC
4 17 (20.24%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (20.24%) Spanish Language
5 16 (19.05%) Degree
5 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (17.86%) E-Commerce
7 14 (16.67%) SAP
7 14 (16.67%) Finance
7 14 (16.67%) QA
8 13 (15.48%) JIRA
8 13 (15.48%) Test Management
8 13 (15.48%) Android
9 12 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (14.29%) Confluence
9 12 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 12 (14.29%) Wiki
9 12 (14.29%) Wireshark
9 12 (14.29%) Bugzilla
9 12 (14.29%) Linux
9 12 (14.29%) HP
9 12 (14.29%) Defect Management
10 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (10.71%) Azure
11 9 (10.71%) Office 365
11 9 (10.71%) Cisco

German 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 12 (14.29%) Confluence
2 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
4 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.38%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.38%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.19%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Azure
1 9 (10.71%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (4.76%) Yammer
3 3 (3.57%) AWS
4 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.19%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) npm
5 1 (1.19%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 7 (8.33%) Firewall
3 6 (7.14%) MPLS
3 6 (7.14%) WAN
4 5 (5.95%) BGP
4 5 (5.95%) LAN
5 4 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (4.76%) HSRP
5 4 (4.76%) IPsec
5 4 (4.76%) OSPF
5 4 (4.76%) SNMP
5 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.76%) VLAN
5 4 (4.76%) Wireless
6 3 (3.57%) DWDM
6 3 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.57%) Skype
7 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) JIRA
2 12 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.19%) gulp
3 1 (1.19%) jspm
3 1 (1.19%) Moq
3 1 (1.19%) NUnit
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 30 (35.71%) French Language
2 20 (23.81%) Italian Language
3 17 (20.24%) Spanish Language
4 14 (16.67%) Finance
5 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.95%) Marketing
7 4 (4.76%) Banking
7 4 (4.76%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.57%) Electronics
8 3 (3.57%) Games
9 2 (2.38%) Dutch Language
9 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.38%) Retail
10 1 (1.19%) Back Office
10 1 (1.19%) Bulgarian Language
10 1 (1.19%) Japanese Language
10 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.19%) Polish Language
10 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Analyst
2 14 (16.67%) Tester
3 11 (13.10%) Consultant
4 10 (11.90%) Web Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Graduate
6 7 (8.33%) Graduate Tester
6 7 (8.33%) Manual Tester
7 5 (5.95%) Junior
7 5 (5.95%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.76%) SCCM Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Communications Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Junior Tester
9 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) .NET
1 2 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (1.19%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.19%) Ajax
2 1 (1.19%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.19%) CSS
2 1 (1.19%) EDI
2 1 (1.19%) EDIFACT
2 1 (1.19%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.19%) HTML
2 1 (1.19%) jQuery
2 1 (1.19%) JSON
2 1 (1.19%) OAuth
2 1 (1.19%) Sass
2 1 (1.19%) Velocity
2 1 (1.19%) WCF
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.29%) Wiki
3 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.38%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.38%) PMI
3 2 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.38%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.19%) AS400
4 1 (1.19%) Derivative
4 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Equities
4 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.19%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.19%) Social Media
4 1 (1.19%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Android
2 12 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 12 (14.29%) Linux
3 9 (10.71%) Windows
4 5 (5.95%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) SDLC
2 17 (20.24%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 13 (15.48%) Test Management
5 12 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 9 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.71%) Decision-Making
7 7 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.33%) Project Management
8 6 (7.14%) Migration
9 4 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (4.76%) Network Management
9 4 (4.76%) Visualisation
10 3 (3.57%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.57%) ERP
10 3 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.57%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.19%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (1.19%) C#
2 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.19%) RPG
2 1 (1.19%) RPG IV
2 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
2 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) CCNP
2 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.38%) MCT
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CFA
4 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) MiFID
3 1 (1.19%) EMIR
3 1 (1.19%) GDPR
3 1 (1.19%) GxP
3 1 (1.19%) PMO
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) UCITS
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.76%) SCCM
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.38%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.19%) Ansible
5 1 (1.19%) MIIS
5 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.19%) Puppet
5 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) SAP
2 12 (14.29%) HP
3 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.71%) Cisco
5 6 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 4 (4.76%) Ariba
6 4 (4.76%) Arista
6 4 (4.76%) Aruba
6 4 (4.76%) Concur
6 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.57%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.19%) Axway
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) Intel
8 1 (1.19%) OpenText
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle
8 1 (1.19%) Reuters
8 1 (1.19%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (1.19%) Sitecore