The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Portuguese Language
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 635 631
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4  
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 6 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.035% 0.020%
As % of the General category 0.032% 0.096% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Median daily rate £563 £415 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.54% -9.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £306 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57%  

Portuguese 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 18515 19860 21849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.30% 36.79% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12137 13269 14020
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £630 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 469 530
Median hourly rate £27.16 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Portuguese Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Portuguese Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Portuguese Language in the UK

Portuguese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portuguese Language in the UK

Portuguese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portuguese Language in the UK

Portuguese Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portuguese Language in the UK

Portuguese Language
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portuguese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +9 6 £563 +35.54% 3
Cheshire +20 2 - -
North West +18 2 - -
Chester +14 2 - -
South East +12 1 - - 1
London -5 1 £700 +62.79% 1
Leeds - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Portuguese 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 Portuguese Language.

1 7 (58.33%) Spanish Language
2 6 (50.00%) French Language
3 4 (33.33%) Italian Language
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) German Language
4 3 (25.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Russian Language
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (16.67%) SAP GRC
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (8.33%) SAP MM

Portuguese 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP GRC
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Spanish Language
2 6 (50.00%) French Language
3 4 (33.33%) Italian Language
4 3 (25.00%) Dutch Language
4 3 (25.00%) German Language
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (16.67%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Leader
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP