Period
to 20 February 2019

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 6 months to 20 February 2019 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 346 328 310
Rank change year-on-year -18 -18 +24
Contract jobs citing German Language 38 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.79% 0.86% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 33
South East median daily rate £460 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.84% +3.75% +61.62%
10th Percentile £150 £261 £282
90th Percentile £525 £575 £523
England median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £8.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +242.86% -11.71%
10th Percentile £26.50 £11.37 £8.63
90th Percentile £27.50 £38.15 £31.58
England median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +7.41% +3.85%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,829 5,606 5,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.18% 33.33% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,767 3,087 2,881
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 175 229
South East median hourly rate £32.49 £24.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.36% -5.88% -7.27%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.81 £11.20
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £45.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing German Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in the South East over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Thames Valley +16 22 £355 +18.33% 5
Berkshire -15 12 £370 +25.42% 3
Surrey -7 8 £500 -9.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +25 7 £475 +2.70% 2
Hampshire -28 5 £500 -13.04% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £250 -
West Sussex - 3 £150 - 1
German Language
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 South East region with a requirement for German Language.

1 17 (44.74%) SAP
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Degree
3 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.95%) ERP
5 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 9 (23.68%) French Language
5 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Use Case
6 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
6 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (18.42%) B2C
7 7 (18.42%) Retail
7 7 (18.42%) Time Management
8 6 (15.79%) Automotive
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (13.16%) SQL
9 5 (13.16%) Law
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
9 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.16%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (13.16%) MoSCoW
10 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) SAP PI
10 4 (10.53%) Italian Language
10 4 (10.53%) Polish Language

German Language
Co-occurring 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 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.63%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.26%) Siemens NX
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP ERP
1 3 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.63%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.63%) Apigee
3 1 (2.63%) Boomi
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) iPaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Network Security
1 3 (7.89%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
1 1 (2.63%) NWDI
1 1 (2.63%) NWDS
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) French Language
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
4 6 (15.79%) Automotive
5 5 (13.16%) Law
6 4 (10.53%) Italian Language
6 4 (10.53%) Polish Language
6 4 (10.53%) Spanish Language
7 3 (7.89%) Billing
7 3 (7.89%) Legal
7 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.63%) Advertising
8 1 (2.63%) Games
8 1 (2.63%) Japanese Language
8 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.63%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) ERP Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) SAP PI
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) IDoc
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.26%) SAP XI
3 2 (5.26%) XSLT
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Core Interface
4 1 (2.63%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) TM Forum
3 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) EMV
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ERP
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
2 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 8 (21.05%) Use Case
4 7 (18.42%) B2C
4 7 (18.42%) Time Management
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) MoSCoW
6 5 (13.16%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Data Management
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) ABAP
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.26%) COBIT
3 2 (5.26%) GDPR
3 2 (5.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.63%) GxP
4 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) SAP
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Amdocs
3 3 (7.89%) Ariba
3 3 (7.89%) Pega
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 2 (5.26%) Meraki
4 2 (5.26%) NetCracker
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
4 2 (5.26%) Remedy
4 2 (5.26%) Synology
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) webMethods
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Sage
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com