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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
UK
Rank 501 500 482
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18  
Contract jobs citing German Language 92 144 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.71% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 49
Median daily rate £395 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £147 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £378
% change year-on-year +23.07% -13.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 20
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.22 £12.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.89 £25.24 £19.05
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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17229 20341 20727
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.04% 38.23% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11252 13173 12701
Median daily rate £450 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 508 485
Median hourly rate £26.13 £27.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.82 £45.00
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

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 25 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
England -16 79 £400 +23.07% 43
London +37 31 £363 -14.20% 21
South East -3 25 £413 +37.50% 7
Berkshire +1 18 £450 +50.00% 3
Reading +10 17 £450 +77.33% 2
Milton Keynes +1 5 £400 -6.97%
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £400 -6.97% 1
East of England -13 5 £408 +103.75% 3
Hackney - 5 - -
North West +23 4 £300 +172.72% 5
Hertfordshire -2 4 £408 - 3
Hatfield - 4 £408 - 3
Scotland +16 3 £325 -24.33%
Edinburgh +13 3 £325 -24.33%
Manchester +13 2 £300 +172.72% 1
City of London +5 2 £313 - 4
Docklands, London - 2 - - 1
Leeds - 2 £304 - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £304 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £304 - 2
Cheshire +23 1 - - 4
Surrey +10 1 £425 - 2
Hampshire +9 1 £390 -
Chester +6 1 - -
South West +3 1 £150 -62.96% 3
West Midlands +3 1 £500 +233.33% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £390 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for German Language.

1 51 (26.29%) Finance
2 50 (25.77%) French Language
3 35 (18.04%) SAP
4 34 (17.53%) Spanish Language
5 32 (16.49%) Italian Language
5 32 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (14.43%) Project Management
7 26 (13.40%) Oracle
8 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
9 23 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (11.86%) Degree
10 22 (11.34%) SQL
11 20 (10.31%) Marketing
12 19 (9.79%) Windows
12 19 (9.79%) MS Excel
13 18 (9.28%) Java
13 18 (9.28%) Analytics
14 17 (8.76%) JavaScript
14 17 (8.76%) Banking
14 17 (8.76%) Retail
15 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (8.25%) Dutch Language
16 15 (7.73%) HTML
16 15 (7.73%) ERP
16 15 (7.73%) ITIL
17 12 (6.19%) C#
17 12 (6.19%) CSS
18 11 (5.67%) Scrum
18 11 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (5.67%) Computer Science

German Language
Top Related 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 7 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.58%) CMS
3 4 (2.06%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.03%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.15%) MS Office
3 7 (3.61%) Photoshop
4 6 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.55%) MS Project
7 2 (1.03%) Mathematica
7 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.03%) SPSS
8 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.52%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) SAP MM
2 6 (3.09%) SAP Retail
2 6 (3.09%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.03%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.03%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.03%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.03%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.52%) BPCS
5 1 (0.52%) Kondor
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.52%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) Office 365
2 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.55%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.55%) Yammer
5 2 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.03%) G Suite
5 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Internet
2 4 (2.06%) Firewall
2 4 (2.06%) Skype
3 3 (1.55%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.55%) MPLS
3 3 (1.55%) VoIP
3 3 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.03%) DSL
4 2 (1.03%) Frame Relay
4 2 (1.03%) LDAP
4 2 (1.03%) Wireless
5 1 (0.52%) ADSL
5 1 (0.52%) ADSL2+
5 1 (0.52%) BGP
5 1 (0.52%) DWDM
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) VDSL2
5 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.52%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.55%) Big Data
5 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.03%) DB2
6 2 (1.03%) GIS
6 2 (1.03%) Informix
6 2 (1.03%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.03%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.03%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (2.06%) JIRA
1 4 (2.06%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.55%) Selenium
2 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.03%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.03%) Gatling
3 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) JMeter
3 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
General
1 51 (26.29%) Finance
2 50 (25.77%) French Language
3 34 (17.53%) Spanish Language
4 32 (16.49%) Italian Language
5 20 (10.31%) Marketing
6 17 (8.76%) Banking
6 17 (8.76%) Retail
7 16 (8.25%) Dutch Language
8 9 (4.64%) Automotive
8 9 (4.64%) Telecoms
9 8 (4.12%) Portuguese Language
9 8 (4.12%) Russian Language
9 8 (4.12%) Swedish Language
10 7 (3.61%) Financial Institution
11 5 (2.58%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (2.06%) Advertising
12 4 (2.06%) Electronics
12 4 (2.06%) Japanese Language
13 3 (1.55%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 36 (18.56%) Analyst
2 24 (12.37%) Consultant
3 23 (11.86%) Developer
4 18 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.73%) SAP Consultant
6 14 (7.22%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.19%) Architect
8 9 (4.64%) Service Analyst
8 9 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (3.61%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (2.58%) .NET Developer
10 5 (2.58%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.58%) Rollout Manager
10 5 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.58%) Support Analyst
11 4 (2.06%) Help Desk Engineer
11 4 (2.06%) IT Support
11 4 (2.06%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.06%) Service Desk Support
11 4 (2.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.73%) HTML
2 12 (6.19%) CSS
3 9 (4.64%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.12%) jQuery
5 6 (3.09%) .NET
6 5 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.06%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (2.06%) Entity Framework
7 4 (2.06%) Fluent NHibernate
7 4 (2.06%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (2.06%) REST
8 3 (1.55%) Kafka
8 3 (1.55%) Spring
8 3 (1.55%) WebCenter
8 3 (1.55%) XML
9 2 (1.03%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.03%) EDI
9 2 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.61%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.58%) Derivative
4 5 (2.58%) Equities
4 5 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.58%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.06%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.06%) User Experience
6 3 (1.55%) W3C
7 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.03%) PKI
7 2 (1.03%) PMI
7 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.79%) Windows
2 7 (3.61%) Unix
3 6 (3.09%) Linux
4 3 (1.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.43%) Project Management
2 23 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (9.28%) Analytics
4 16 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (7.73%) ERP
5 15 (7.73%) ITIL
6 11 (5.67%) Scrum
6 11 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (4.12%) E-Commerce
7 8 (4.12%) Migration
7 8 (4.12%) OO
7 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.12%) Web Development
8 7 (3.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (3.61%) Data Management
8 7 (3.61%) Information Management
8 7 (3.61%) Programme Management
8 7 (3.61%) TDD
8 7 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (3.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.34%) SQL
2 18 (9.28%) Java
3 17 (8.76%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.19%) C#
5 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.12%) ABAP
7 4 (2.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.06%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.55%) Python
8 3 (1.55%) R
8 3 (1.55%) Scala
9 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.03%) C
9 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.52%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (11.86%) Degree
2 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.03%) APMP
4 2 (1.03%) CCNP
4 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.52%) ACCA
5 1 (0.52%) CCNA
5 1 (0.52%) CIMA
5 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PMP
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) QA
2 4 (2.06%) PMO
2 4 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.03%) MiFID
4 2 (1.03%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) EMIR
5 1 (0.52%) FATCA
5 1 (0.52%) GAAP
5 1 (0.52%) ISO26262
System Software
1 10 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.52%) etcd
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Control-M
1 2 (1.03%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) PowerBroker
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (18.04%) SAP
2 26 (13.40%) Oracle
3 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.61%) Adobe
4 7 (3.61%) Informatica
5 6 (3.09%) Google
6 5 (2.58%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.06%) Cisco
7 4 (2.06%) Citrix
8 3 (1.55%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.03%) Ariba
9 2 (1.03%) Avaya
9 2 (1.03%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.03%) Concur
9 2 (1.03%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.03%) Lotus
9 2 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.03%) Remedy
9 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.03%) Sybase
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