Period
to 25 September 2017

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 6 months to 25 September 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
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 716 754 717
Rank change year-on-year +38 -37 +5
Contract jobs citing Spanish Language 148 132 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 62
UK median daily rate £375 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -8.13% +8.47%
10th Percentile £135 £163 £256
90th Percentile £523 £546 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 20
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -36.84%
10th Percentile £13.27 £9.00 £7.19
90th Percentile £28.24 £25.35 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £9.75
% change year-on-year +3.70% +38.46% -48.68%

Spanish 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 38791 38399 45339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.50% 36.24% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 25639 28893
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £281 £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 849 952 1186
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £23.59 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.22% -1.71% +6.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £48.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

Spanish Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 25 September 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 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Top 14 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 6 months to 25 September 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 +47 135 £300 -18.37% 8
London +13 72 £269 -30.65% 7
UK excluding London +49 67 £388 +10.71% 1
South East +6 30 £331 -11.78%
Midlands +27 11 £293 +67.14%
North of England +69 9 £300 - 1
East Midlands -4 7 £235 -54.15%
North West +35 6 £263 - 1
Scotland - 6 £475 -
South West - 6 £475 -
West Midlands +31 4 £475 +216.67%
Wales - 4 £510 -
Yorkshire +40 3 £300 -
East of England -8 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 39 (26.35%) French Language
2 35 (23.65%) Finance
3 29 (19.59%) German Language
4 24 (16.22%) Java
4 24 (16.22%) SAP
5 23 (15.54%) Italian Language
5 23 (15.54%) Degree
5 23 (15.54%) Banking
6 22 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (14.19%) Project Management
7 21 (14.19%) Scrum
8 18 (12.16%) Windows
8 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (10.81%) JavaScript
10 15 (10.14%) Portuguese Language
10 15 (10.14%) Dutch Language
10 15 (10.14%) Analytics
11 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (9.46%) SQL
12 13 (8.78%) Oracle
12 13 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (8.11%) Ansible
13 12 (8.11%) ISEB
13 12 (8.11%) Internet
13 12 (8.11%) Retail
13 12 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (7.43%) Google
14 11 (7.43%) Retail Banking
14 11 (7.43%) Firewall

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 8 (5.41%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.05%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.03%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.03%) Drupal
3 3 (2.03%) JBoss
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.35%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.35%) CMS
4 2 (1.35%) Confluence
4 2 (1.35%) Liferay
4 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (2.70%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) SAP FI
2 5 (3.38%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (2.70%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.35%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.68%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.05%) Google Analytics
3 6 (4.05%) Office 365
4 4 (2.70%) G Suite
5 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) Internet
2 11 (7.43%) Firewall
3 8 (5.41%) DHCP
3 8 (5.41%) DNS
4 4 (2.70%) HTTP
5 2 (1.35%) 2G
5 2 (1.35%) 3G
5 2 (1.35%) 4G
5 2 (1.35%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (1.35%) LTE
5 2 (1.35%) UMTS
5 2 (1.35%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.68%) LAN
6 1 (0.68%) NAS
6 1 (0.68%) Network Security
6 1 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.70%) MySQL
2 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.03%) Big Data
3 3 (2.03%) DB2
3 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.35%) DataStax
4 2 (1.35%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.35%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) JIRA
2 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.03%) Selenium
5 2 (1.35%) NUnit
5 2 (1.35%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.68%) Introscope
6 1 (0.68%) JUnit
6 1 (0.68%) Maven
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 39 (26.35%) French Language
2 35 (23.65%) Finance
3 29 (19.59%) German Language
4 23 (15.54%) Banking
4 23 (15.54%) Italian Language
5 15 (10.14%) Dutch Language
5 15 (10.14%) Portuguese Language
6 12 (8.11%) Retail
7 11 (7.43%) Retail Banking
8 10 (6.76%) Marketing
9 9 (6.08%) Hindi Language
9 9 (6.08%) Manufacturing
9 9 (6.08%) Tamil Language
9 9 (6.08%) Urdu Language
10 8 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (5.41%) Russian Language
11 6 (4.05%) Advertising
12 4 (2.70%) Polish Language
13 3 (2.03%) Electronics
13 3 (2.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (12.16%) Developer
2 17 (11.49%) Analyst
3 11 (7.43%) Project Manager
4 10 (6.76%) Test Manager
5 9 (6.08%) Consultant
6 8 (5.41%) Scrum Master
6 8 (5.41%) Test Leader
7 7 (4.73%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (4.05%) Architect
9 5 (3.38%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.38%) Designer
9 5 (3.38%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.38%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.38%) SAP FI Consultant
9 5 (3.38%) Web Manager
10 4 (2.70%) AWS Developer
10 4 (2.70%) Excel Analyst
10 4 (2.70%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.70%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) HTML
2 8 (5.41%) AngularJS
2 8 (5.41%) SOAP
3 7 (4.73%) Node.js
3 7 (4.73%) REST
4 6 (4.05%) HTML5
4 6 (4.05%) Spring
5 4 (2.70%) .NET
5 4 (2.70%) Spring Security
5 4 (2.70%) XML
6 3 (2.03%) CSS
7 2 (1.35%) CSS3
7 2 (1.35%) DOM
7 2 (1.35%) Guice
7 2 (1.35%) jQuery
7 2 (1.35%) JSON
7 2 (1.35%) OAuth
7 2 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (1.35%) RESTful
7 2 (1.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.70%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.03%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.03%) Social Media
5 2 (1.35%) CMDB
5 2 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.35%) FMCG
5 2 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.35%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Derivative
6 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.16%) Windows
2 10 (6.76%) Windows 7
2 10 (6.76%) Windows XP
3 9 (6.08%) Windows 8
4 4 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.03%) Android
5 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.03%) Linux
5 3 (2.03%) Unix
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (14.19%) Project Management
2 21 (14.19%) Scrum
3 15 (10.14%) Analytics
4 12 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (7.43%) Test Planning
6 10 (6.76%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.76%) DevOps
6 10 (6.76%) Test Scripting
7 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 8 (5.41%) ERP
8 7 (4.73%) CRM
8 7 (4.73%) Data Analysis
8 7 (4.73%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (4.73%) SOA
9 6 (4.05%) B2B
9 6 (4.05%) ITIL
9 6 (4.05%) OO
10 5 (3.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.22%) Java
2 16 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (9.46%) SQL
4 5 (3.38%) Python
5 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.35%) C#
5 2 (1.35%) Korn
5 2 (1.35%) PHP
5 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.35%) Ruby
5 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (15.54%) Degree
2 12 (8.11%) ISEB
3 10 (6.76%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.03%) CISSP
6 2 (1.35%) MCSD
6 2 (1.35%) MCSE
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) CEH
7 1 (0.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) GDPR
2 4 (2.70%) PMO
3 2 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) COBIT
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) Ansible
2 4 (2.70%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.35%) Ambari
3 2 (1.35%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.35%) Puppet
3 2 (1.35%) Terraform
4 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.68%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.68%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 24 (16.22%) SAP
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle
3 11 (7.43%) Google
4 10 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.38%) VMware
6 4 (2.70%) Remedy
7 3 (2.03%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.03%) WSO2
8 2 (1.35%) Apigee
8 2 (1.35%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.35%) Huawei
8 2 (1.35%) IBM
8 2 (1.35%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.35%) Nokia
8 2 (1.35%) OpenText
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) CA
9 1 (0.68%) HP
9 1 (0.68%) Informatica
9 1 (0.68%) Murex