The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 27 May 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
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 512 513 500
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13  
Contract jobs citing German Language 81 143 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 70 39
Median daily rate £363 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £150 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £526 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £275 £339
% change year-on-year +20.45% -18.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £8.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.34 £27.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £10.90
% change year-on-year +20.00% +14.67%  

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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17769 20166 21242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.01% 36.97% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11607 13428 13331
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 468 535
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.06 £24.00
% change year-on-year +19.71% +4.41%  

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in the UK

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for German Language in the UK

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in the UK

German Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for German Language in the UK

German Language
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England -3 70 £363 +20.83% 48
London +14 28 £363 +11.53% 26
South East +7 21 £370 +51.02% 11
Berkshire -1 14 £330 +17.85% 3
Reading -2 13 £400 +46.78% 3
North West +26 5 £300 +33.33% 1
East of England -10 5 £355 +23.47% 3
Scotland +50 4 £325 -
City of London -6 4 £290 +24.06% 1
Edinburgh - 4 £325 -
Milton Keynes -7 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -9 3 - -
Cheshire +30 2 - - 1
Chester +16 2 - -
Hertfordshire -4 2 £415 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Hatfield - 2 £415 -
Cambridge - 2 - - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Manchester +13 1 £300 -7.69%
West Midlands +13 1 £500 +166.66% 4
Bedfordshire -3 1 £295 -
Coventry - 1 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £83 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £370 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £83 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £463 -

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

1 49 (28.99%) French Language
2 47 (27.81%) Finance
3 35 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (15.38%) Oracle
4 26 (15.38%) SAP
5 25 (14.79%) Spanish Language
6 24 (14.20%) Italian Language
6 24 (14.20%) Marketing
7 23 (13.61%) Analytics
7 23 (13.61%) SQL
8 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
10 18 (10.65%) Project Management
10 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
11 17 (10.06%) Degree
12 16 (9.47%) Retail
13 14 (8.28%) Java
14 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (7.69%) Dutch Language
15 12 (7.10%) Financial Institution
15 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (6.51%) ERP
16 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
16 11 (6.51%) JavaScript
16 11 (6.51%) Information Management
16 11 (6.51%) Online Marketing
17 10 (5.92%) Banking
17 10 (5.92%) Scrum
17 10 (5.92%) Automotive
17 10 (5.92%) PL/SQL

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.18%) CMS
2 2 (1.18%) SAS
2 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.59%) Captiva
3 1 (0.59%) Documentum
3 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.59%) FileNet
3 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.59%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.96%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.18%) ImageReady
5 2 (1.18%) Mathematica
5 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.18%) SPSS
6 1 (0.59%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.55%) SAP MM
1 6 (3.55%) SAP SD
2 5 (2.96%) SAP Retail
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.18%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.18%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.18%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.59%) BPCS
4 1 (0.59%) Kondor
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.59%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.59%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.59%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Office 365
2 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.78%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.78%) Yammer
4 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.18%) G Suite
4 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) Firewall
2 3 (1.78%) Frame Relay
2 3 (1.78%) MPLS
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.18%) DSL
3 2 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 2 (1.18%) Skype
3 2 (1.18%) Wireless
4 1 (0.59%) ATM
4 1 (0.59%) DWDM
4 1 (0.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) SDH
4 1 (0.59%) SMS
4 1 (0.59%) VoIP
4 1 (0.59%) VPN
4 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.59%) WLAN
4 1 (0.59%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (2.96%) DB2
1 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.78%) Informix
4 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.18%) GIS
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.18%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.59%) Big Data
5 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) JIRA
2 5 (2.96%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.37%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.18%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.18%) Gatling
5 2 (1.18%) JMeter
5 2 (1.18%) Selenium
5 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.59%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.59%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 49 (28.99%) French Language
2 47 (27.81%) Finance
3 25 (14.79%) Spanish Language
4 24 (14.20%) Italian Language
4 24 (14.20%) Marketing
5 16 (9.47%) Retail
6 13 (7.69%) Dutch Language
7 12 (7.10%) Financial Institution
8 10 (5.92%) Automotive
8 10 (5.92%) Banking
9 9 (5.33%) Swedish Language
10 7 (4.14%) Portuguese Language
11 6 (3.55%) Russian Language
12 5 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (2.37%) Japanese Language
14 3 (1.78%) Advertising
14 3 (1.78%) Korean Language
14 3 (1.78%) Legal
14 3 (1.78%) Norwegian Language
14 3 (1.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (18.34%) Analyst
2 23 (13.61%) Consultant
3 18 (10.65%) Developer
4 14 (8.28%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
5 13 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (5.92%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.73%) Service Analyst
7 8 (4.73%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.55%) Architect
9 5 (2.96%) .NET Developer
9 5 (2.96%) Rollout Manager
9 5 (2.96%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.37%) Designer
10 4 (2.37%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 4 (2.37%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (2.37%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.37%) Web Developer
11 3 (1.78%) Data Analyst
11 3 (1.78%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) CSS
2 7 (4.14%) HTML
3 6 (3.55%) .NET
4 4 (2.37%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (2.37%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.37%) Fluent NHibernate
4 4 (2.37%) jQuery
4 4 (2.37%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (1.78%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.78%) EDI
5 3 (1.78%) SAML
5 3 (1.78%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.18%) Flash
6 2 (1.18%) J2EE
6 2 (1.18%) REST
6 2 (1.18%) Velocity
7 1 (0.59%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.55%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.37%) Derivative
4 4 (2.37%) PMI
4 4 (2.37%) User Experience
5 3 (1.78%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.78%) Equities
5 3 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.78%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.78%) Social Media
5 3 (1.78%) W3C
6 2 (1.18%) Blog
6 2 (1.18%) CMDB
6 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.18%) EPoS
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.59%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.92%) Windows
2 8 (4.73%) Linux
2 8 (4.73%) Unix
3 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.18%) Android
4 2 (1.18%) Solaris
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.61%) Analytics
2 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.65%) Project Management
4 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
6 11 (6.51%) ERP
6 11 (6.51%) Information Management
6 11 (6.51%) Online Marketing
7 10 (5.92%) Scrum
8 9 (5.33%) ITIL
8 9 (5.33%) Telesales
8 9 (5.33%) Time Management
9 8 (4.73%) CRM
10 7 (4.14%) Change Management
10 7 (4.14%) Logistics
10 7 (4.14%) Migration
10 7 (4.14%) Web Development
11 6 (3.55%) Programme Management
11 6 (3.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.61%) SQL
2 14 (8.28%) Java
3 11 (6.51%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.92%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.73%) ABAP
6 7 (4.14%) C#
7 5 (2.96%) C
8 4 (2.37%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.37%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.78%) Python
9 3 (1.78%) R
9 3 (1.78%) Scala
10 2 (1.18%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.18%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Degree
2 5 (2.96%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) CCNP
6 1 (0.59%) ACCA
6 1 (0.59%) CCIE
6 1 (0.59%) CCNA
6 1 (0.59%) CIMA
6 1 (0.59%) JNCIE
6 1 (0.59%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.59%) PMP
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.59%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) FATCA
3 1 (0.59%) GAAP
3 1 (0.59%) MiFID
3 1 (0.59%) PMO
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Control-M
2 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (15.38%) Oracle
1 26 (15.38%) SAP
2 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.96%) Google
3 5 (2.96%) Informatica
4 4 (2.37%) Adobe
4 4 (2.37%) Cisco
4 4 (2.37%) IBM
4 4 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (1.78%) McAfee
5 3 (1.78%) Sybase
6 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.18%) Citrix
6 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.18%) Remedy
7 1 (0.59%) Ariba
7 1 (0.59%) Avaya
7 1 (0.59%) BEA
7 1 (0.59%) Juniper
7 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
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