Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 21 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 169 191
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22 -12
Contract jobs citing German Language 7 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.28% 0.049%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.74% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Scotland median daily rate £78 £321 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.86% - -
UK median daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Scotland median hourly rate - £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.38% +18.18%
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -1.20%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2193 1621 3222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.63% 37.60% 52.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 886 1555
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 61
Scotland median hourly rate £29.40 £29.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.51% -4.10% +35.56%
10th Percentile £11.30 £9.84 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.90 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.48% - +13.64%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for German Language in Scotland

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in Scotland

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for German Language in Scotland

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in Scotland

German Language
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -4 5 £78 -83.90% 1
West Lothian - 2 - -
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for German Language.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Italian Language
3 3 (42.86%) French Language
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) SAP ERP
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Ariba
4 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Order to Cash
4 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Italian Language
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) French Language
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Financial Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Order to Cash
1 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Ariba
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle