Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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.

Russian Language
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 835 878 855
Rank change year-on-year +43 -23 -20
Contract jobs citing Russian Language 10 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.030%
As % of the General category 0.027% 0.022% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
UK median daily rate £600 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -30.77% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 15
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Russian 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 37446 40803 44419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.05% 37.08% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24506 26945 27922
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £279 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 893 962 1086
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.51% +1.47%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.65% +10.00% -

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 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 22 July 2017. 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 +59 10 £600 +166.67% 1
UK excluding London +66 6 - -
North of England +66 3 - -
North West +40 3 - -
South East +33 3 - -
London +6 3 £600 +166.67% 1

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Russian 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 Russian Language.

1 6 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 5 (50.00%) German Language
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Spanish Language
3 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
4 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
4 3 (30.00%) W3C
4 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Google
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Japanese Language
4 3 (30.00%) Korean Language
4 3 (30.00%) WebCenter
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (20.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (20.00%) French Language
5 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator

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 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 5 (50.00%) German Language
3 4 (40.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (30.00%) Japanese Language
4 3 (30.00%) Korean Language
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 2 (20.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (20.00%) French Language
5 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (20.00%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (10.00%) Finnish Language
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Web Producer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (10.00%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP