The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
England / South East
Rank 215 218 240
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22  
Contract jobs citing German Language 25 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.51% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.92% 1.48% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 12
Median daily rate £413 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £140 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £394 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £378
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £9.91 £15.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.36% -36.42%  
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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2712 3176 3389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 35.07% 34.44% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1480 1717 1745
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 124 84
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.05 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in the South East

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in the South East

German Language
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire +3 18 £450 +50.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £400 -6.97% 1
Surrey +10 1 £425 - 2
Hampshire +9 1 £390 -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for German Language.

1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 11 (27.50%) Project Management
4 10 (25.00%) Analytics
5 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (22.50%) Retail
6 8 (20.00%) Web Development
6 8 (20.00%) Degree
6 8 (20.00%) French Language
6 8 (20.00%) Spanish Language
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle
7 7 (17.50%) Automotive
7 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
7 7 (17.50%) Italian Language
7 7 (17.50%) Online Marketing
7 7 (17.50%) Information Management
7 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (15.00%) B2C
8 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (12.50%) .NET
9 5 (12.50%) OO
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.50%) jQuery
9 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
10 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (10.00%) API Design
10 4 (10.00%) TypeScript

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.50%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) Office 365
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) DWDM
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) SDH
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 9 (22.50%) Retail
4 8 (20.00%) French Language
4 8 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 7 (17.50%) Automotive
5 7 (17.50%) Financial Institution
5 7 (17.50%) Italian Language
6 4 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (7.50%) Japanese Language
7 3 (7.50%) Korean Language
7 3 (7.50%) Publishing
7 3 (7.50%) Russian Language
8 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
8 1 (2.50%) Polish Language
8 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Channel Marketing Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Web Producer
7 2 (5.00%) Associate Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Excel Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.00%) HR Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce Architect
8 1 (2.50%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Onboarding Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
1 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (12.50%) jQuery
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (10.00%) Fluent NHibernate
2 4 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.50%) WebCenter
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) EDI
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) SAP TM
5 1 (2.50%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) W3C
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) Analytics
3 8 (20.00%) Web Development
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Information Management
4 7 (17.50%) Online Marketing
5 6 (15.00%) B2C
6 5 (12.50%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.00%) API Design
7 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.00%) BDD
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (10.00%) Kanban
7 4 (10.00%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) SOLID
7 4 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (2.50%) ABAP
3 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PMO
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) GAAP
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe
3 3 (7.50%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Ariba
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com