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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
England / London
Rank 371 391 368
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23  
Contract jobs citing German Language 31 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.36% 0.29% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 24
Median daily rate £363 £423 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.20% +0.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £266 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £389
% change year-on-year +12.28% -8.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £8.22 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.76% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.81%  

German Language is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8599 9806 9646
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.77% 44.58% 46.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6033 7100 6820
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 105 115
Median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +25.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £53.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing German Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hackney - 5 - -
City of London +9 2 £313 - 3
Docklands, London - 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) French Language
3 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (16.42%) SAP
4 11 (16.42%) Italian Language
5 10 (14.93%) SQL
6 9 (13.43%) Oracle
6 9 (13.43%) Spanish Language
7 8 (11.94%) Java
7 8 (11.94%) Windows
7 8 (11.94%) ERP
7 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.45%) Fixed Income
8 7 (10.45%) Banking
8 7 (10.45%) Unix
8 7 (10.45%) Project Management
8 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.45%) Informatica
8 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.96%) Analytics
9 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (8.96%) C#
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.96%) Dutch Language
10 5 (7.46%) Retail
10 5 (7.46%) Equities
10 5 (7.46%) Migration
10 5 (7.46%) HTML
10 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (7.46%) MS Excel

German Language
Top Related 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 2 (2.99%) CMS
1 2 (2.99%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) Mathematica
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) SPSS
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) SAP MM
2 4 (5.97%) SAP Retail
3 3 (4.48%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) G Suite
3 1 (1.49%) IaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) BGP
3 1 (1.49%) MPLS
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.99%) DB2
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.99%) Informix
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.99%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) French Language
3 11 (16.42%) Italian Language
4 9 (13.43%) Spanish Language
5 7 (10.45%) Banking
6 6 (8.96%) Dutch Language
7 5 (7.46%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (7.46%) Retail
8 3 (4.48%) Advertising
8 3 (4.48%) Czech Language
8 3 (4.48%) Danish Language
8 3 (4.48%) Norwegian Language
8 3 (4.48%) Swedish Language
9 2 (2.99%) Legal
9 2 (2.99%) Marketing
10 1 (1.49%) Games
10 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Account Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.48%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Business Finance Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (2.99%) Informatica Specialist
7 2 (2.99%) Linux Support
7 2 (2.99%) Pricing Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.99%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.99%) CSS
3 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.99%) Java EE
3 2 (2.99%) JSF
3 2 (2.99%) SAML
3 2 (2.99%) Spring
3 2 (2.99%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) EDI
4 1 (1.49%) JSON
4 1 (1.49%) Kafka
4 1 (1.49%) REST
4 1 (1.49%) SOAP
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.46%) Derivative
3 5 (7.46%) Equities
3 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.46%) Reference Data
4 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.49%) Blog
7 1 (1.49%) Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Unix
3 4 (5.97%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) ERP
2 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
2 7 (10.45%) Project Management
3 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.96%) Analytics
3 6 (8.96%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (7.46%) Migration
4 5 (7.46%) Telemarketing
5 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation
5 4 (5.97%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
5 4 (5.97%) ETL
5 4 (5.97%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (5.97%) Scrum
5 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL
6 3 (4.48%) Service Management
6 3 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) ABAP
5 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.99%) R
5 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) CCNA
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.99%) MiFID
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) EMIR
3 1 (1.49%) FATCA
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
1 1 (1.49%) etcd
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Control-M
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) PowerBroker
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) SAP
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Informatica
3 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.97%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (4.48%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) Concur
6 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.99%) Remedy
6 2 (2.99%) Sybase
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.49%) VMware