Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 78 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing French Language 13 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.88% 0.87% 1.22%
As % of the General category 2.37% 2.14% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Reading median daily rate - £342 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.89% -42.31%
Berkshire median daily rate £240 £342 £356
% change year-on-year -29.75% -4.10% +92.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - -

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 548 515 617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 37.08% 40.58% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 253 292
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £190 £263 £208
90th Percentile £600 £586 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 18
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -23.51% +40.07%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.70 £10.14
90th Percentile £32.50 £21.45 £29.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +70.00% -11.76% -2.86%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in Reading

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for French Language in Reading

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for French Language in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for French Language.

1 13 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (92.31%) German Language
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (38.46%) StorNext
5 5 (38.46%) C
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) DB2
5 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (38.46%) Data Management
6 4 (30.77%) Contract Management
6 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
7 3 (23.08%) Replication
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (15.38%) ERP
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (7.69%) GeoServer
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (92.31%) German Language
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Geospatial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Django
1 1 (7.69%) GeoJSON
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Replication
5 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (38.46%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Contract Management
4 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Physics
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft