The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
England / South West
Rank 135 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing German Language 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% 0.034% -
As % of the General category 0.12% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £150 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.96% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £339
% change year-on-year +23.07% -4.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 840 908 1008
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.63% 31.29% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 617 670
Median daily rate £388 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £501 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 66 31
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £57.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in the South West

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in the South West

German Language
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for German Language.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) G Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
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