The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 29 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.

German Language
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 67 64
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Contract jobs citing German Language 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the General category 2.02% 0.56% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £430 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +2.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £339
% change year-on-year +33.33% -11.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £8.75 £9.91 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.70% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 248 360 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 33.33% 47.75% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 150 145
Median daily rate £413 £418 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +17.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £10.67 £12.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.12% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.33 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £14.40 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in Milton Keynes

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for German Language.

1 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) B2C
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Automotive
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
1 1 (11.11%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 6 (66.67%) Automotive
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Dutch Language
3 1 (11.11%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
3 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
1 4 (44.44%) Fluent NHibernate
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) SAP TM
3 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) B2C
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) API Design
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) SOLID
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) TypeScript
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP