The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spanish Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spanish Language over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

Spanish Language
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 543 549
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Contract jobs citing Spanish Language 46 106 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 50
Median daily rate £463 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £369 £313
% change year-on-year +25.42% +18.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £23.80 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.00

Spanish 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 18150 20917 21588
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.51% 37.44% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11859 13791 13324
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 475 535
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +12.00%  

Spanish Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spanish Language over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spanish Language over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spanish Language within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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 -28 39 £461 +23.00% 20
London +6 15 £375 - 9
South East -28 14 £425 +11.47% 4
Milton Keynes -26 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -40 5 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £525 -
South West - 5 £525 - 1
Reading +15 4 - -
Berkshire +10 4 - -
Hampshire +14 3 - - 2
Gloucester - 3 £525 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
North West +38 1 - - 3
Basingstoke +5 1 - -
Surrey +5 1 £425 -
East Midlands -12 1 £130 -65.33%
Northampton - 1 £130 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £130 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spanish 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 Spanish Language.

1 41 (41.00%) French Language
2 32 (32.00%) Finance
3 27 (27.00%) German Language
4 25 (25.00%) Italian Language
5 24 (24.00%) Degree
6 19 (19.00%) Banking
7 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.00%) Business Analysis
10 14 (14.00%) Scrum
11 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (13.00%) Project Management
11 13 (13.00%) Analytics
12 12 (12.00%) Portuguese Language
13 11 (11.00%) SAP
14 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
15 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (9.00%) Internet
15 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
15 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
16 8 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 8 (8.00%) Java
16 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
17 7 (7.00%) SQL
17 7 (7.00%) Google
17 7 (7.00%) Russian Language
17 7 (7.00%) Mobile Banking
17 7 (7.00%) PMO
18 6 (6.00%) Mobile App

Spanish 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 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.00%) Drupal
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.00%) HipChat
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (1.00%) BPCS
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (2.00%) Yammer
4 1 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.00%) G Suite
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) Skype
3 2 (2.00%) 2G
3 2 (2.00%) 3G
3 2 (2.00%) 4G
3 2 (2.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (2.00%) LAN
3 2 (2.00%) LTE
3 2 (2.00%) UMTS
3 2 (2.00%) VoLTE
3 2 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) BGP
4 1 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.00%) IPv6
4 1 (1.00%) MPLS
4 1 (1.00%) OSPF
4 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) VLAN
4 1 (1.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) Data Mart
2 3 (3.00%) Big Data
3 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.00%) MOLAP
3 2 (2.00%) MS Access
3 2 (2.00%) OLAP
3 2 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.00%) DataStage
4 1 (1.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) Selenium
3 2 (2.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.00%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 41 (41.00%) French Language
2 32 (32.00%) Finance
3 27 (27.00%) German Language
4 25 (25.00%) Italian Language
5 19 (19.00%) Banking
6 12 (12.00%) Portuguese Language
7 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (7.00%) Russian Language
9 6 (6.00%) Dutch Language
9 6 (6.00%) Marketing
10 5 (5.00%) Retail
11 4 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
12 3 (3.00%) Automotive
12 3 (3.00%) Japanese Language
12 3 (3.00%) Korean Language
12 3 (3.00%) Publishing
12 3 (3.00%) Swedish Language
13 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (25.00%) Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Developer
3 7 (7.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (7.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (5.00%) Architect
4 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (5.00%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 5 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (4.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (4.00%) Consultant
5 4 (4.00%) Coordinator
5 4 (4.00%) IT Support
5 4 (4.00%) Murex Analyst
5 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile Designer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Mobile Designer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Murex MxML
1 4 (4.00%) SOAP
2 3 (3.00%) HTML
2 3 (3.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (2.00%) .NET
3 2 (2.00%) CSS
3 2 (2.00%) EDI
3 2 (2.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (2.00%) Spring
3 2 (2.00%) Spring Security
4 1 (1.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.00%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.00%) iPad
6 3 (3.00%) iPhone
6 3 (3.00%) W3C
7 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.00%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.00%) Social Media
7 2 (2.00%) User Experience
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.00%) Blog
8 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.00%) FMCG
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Social Network
8 1 (1.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Android
3 3 (3.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.00%) Unix
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (14.00%) Scrum
3 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.00%) Analytics
3 13 (13.00%) Project Management
4 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (6.00%) Change Management
5 6 (6.00%) Content Management
5 6 (6.00%) Economics
5 6 (6.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (6.00%) Time Management
6 5 (5.00%) Business Development
6 5 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 5 (5.00%) ERP
6 5 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.00%) User Stories
7 4 (4.00%) Android Development
7 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) Java
2 7 (7.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.00%) C++
3 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (2.00%) C
4 2 (2.00%) C#
4 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.00%) VB
4 2 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) MBA
2 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.00%) PMP
3 3 (3.00%) ISEB
3 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) ACCA
5 1 (1.00%) CCNA
5 1 (1.00%) CIMA
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.00%) RHCT
5 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) PMO
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 3 (3.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) ISO26262
4 1 (1.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) IAG
2 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.00%) SAP
3 7 (7.00%) Google
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle
5 5 (5.00%) HP
6 4 (4.00%) IBM
6 4 (4.00%) Murex
7 3 (3.00%) Adobe
7 3 (3.00%) Tableau
8 2 (2.00%) Apple
8 2 (2.00%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.00%) Citrix
8 2 (2.00%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.00%) Huawei
8 2 (2.00%) Nokia
9 1 (1.00%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.00%) NEC
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.00%) Remedy