The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 49 63
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Contract jobs citing German Language 7 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.22% 2.46% 0.70%
As % of the General category 2.73% 6.40% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 1
Median daily rate - £195 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -51.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -9.23% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - -3.57%  

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 256 328 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 44.60% 38.41% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 159 134
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +40.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in Reading

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for German Language.

1 15 (62.50%) Analytics
2 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (58.33%) Marketing
3 13 (54.17%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 12 (50.00%) Information Management
4 12 (50.00%) Online Marketing
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) French Language
7 4 (16.67%) Italian Language
7 4 (16.67%) Spanish Language
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (16.67%) Publishing
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
8 3 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (12.50%) Adobe
8 3 (12.50%) W3C
8 3 (12.50%) WebCenter
8 3 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (12.50%) Japanese Language
8 3 (12.50%) Korean Language
8 3 (12.50%) Russian Language
8 3 (12.50%) Google
8 3 (12.50%) Content Management

German 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (58.33%) Marketing
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (20.83%) French Language
5 4 (16.67%) Italian Language
5 4 (16.67%) Publishing
5 4 (16.67%) Spanish Language
6 3 (12.50%) Japanese Language
6 3 (12.50%) Korean Language
6 3 (12.50%) Russian Language
7 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Channel Marketing Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Web Producer
3 2 (8.33%) Associate Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) HR Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Account Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Accountant
4 1 (4.17%) Junior
4 1 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Onboarding Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Trainer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) WebCenter
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Analytics
2 12 (50.00%) Information Management
2 12 (50.00%) Online Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Content Management
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (12.50%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Line Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Telesales
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe
2 3 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com