Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Russian Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Russian Language over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 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.

Russian Language
UK
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 877 867
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +19
Contract jobs citing Russian Language 27 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.017% 0.016%
As % of the General category 0.071% 0.044% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
UK median daily rate £126 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.23% -7.14% +26.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 12
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Russian 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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37,877 40,750 37,327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 36.18% 39.48% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,861 26,908 24,746
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 840 896 925
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £26.69 £24.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.08% +9.34% -4.41%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.56 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -5.21%

Russian Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Russian Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Russian Language in the UK

Russian Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Russian Language in the UK

Russian Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Russian Language over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Russian Language in the UK

Russian Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Russian Language in the UK

Russian Language
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Russian Language within the UK over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
England +6 26 £121 -62.92% 5
London -3 17 £121 -60.65% 3
UK excluding London -1 9 - - 2
North West -7 8 - - 1
North of England -21 8 - - 1
South East -17 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Russian 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 with a requirement for Russian Language.

1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Business Development
2 8 (29.63%) Dutch Language
2 8 (29.63%) French Language
2 8 (29.63%) German Language
2 8 (29.63%) Italian Language
2 8 (29.63%) Portuguese Language
2 8 (29.63%) Spanish Language
2 8 (29.63%) Regular Expression
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (25.93%) Process Improvement
3 7 (25.93%) Case Management
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 6 (22.22%) Games
5 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (18.52%) Android
5 5 (18.52%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (14.81%) User Experience
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (7.41%) Internet
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Windows

Russian 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
1 8 (29.63%) Dutch Language
1 8 (29.63%) French Language
1 8 (29.63%) German Language
1 8 (29.63%) Italian Language
1 8 (29.63%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (29.63%) Portuguese Language
1 8 (29.63%) Spanish Language
2 6 (22.22%) Games
3 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Threat Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Business Development
1 8 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (25.93%) Case Management
2 7 (25.93%) Process Improvement
3 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Game Development
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
5 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) Ruby
2 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.70%) Veeam
2 1 (3.70%) VMware