Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 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.

Spanish Language
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 734 723
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 -28
Contract jobs citing Spanish Language 126 104 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.33% 0.30% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 61
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £248 £128 £150
90th Percentile £575 £578 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £363
% change year-on-year -26.32% +31.03% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 15
UK median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.07% -32.05% +19.45%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.54 £13.60
90th Percentile £19.72 £32.33 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year - -48.15% +42.11%

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 38,043 35,002 40,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.63% 38.04% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,757 22,981 26,352
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £648 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 859 872 997
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +21.71%
10th Percentile £12.43 £11.33 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -10.71% +5.66%

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 23 April 2018.

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 23 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Top 11 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 23 April 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 -5 118 £413 +11.86% 42
UK excluding London -39 64 £350 -26.32% 28
London -32 54 £425 +25.93% 16
South East -25 30 £463 +8.82% 10
North of England +14 17 £480 - 4
North West 0 16 £480 - 2
East of England - 10 £350 - 4
Midlands -4 7 £160 -42.34% 6
West Midlands +8 6 £158 -
East Midlands 0 1 £350 +26.13% 6
Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spanish 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 Spanish Language.

1 50 (39.68%) French Language
2 44 (34.92%) Finance
3 37 (29.37%) German Language
4 36 (28.57%) Italian Language
5 27 (21.43%) Degree
6 25 (19.84%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (15.87%) Banking
9 19 (15.08%) Portuguese Language
9 19 (15.08%) Oracle
9 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
10 17 (13.49%) Linux
11 16 (12.70%) Dutch Language
12 14 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.32%) XML
13 13 (10.32%) SQL
13 13 (10.32%) Project Management
14 12 (9.52%) HTML
14 12 (9.52%) Unix
15 11 (8.73%) Change Management
15 11 (8.73%) Migration
16 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
16 10 (7.94%) IBM
16 10 (7.94%) Ansible
17 9 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
17 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
17 9 (7.14%) MongoDB
17 9 (7.14%) SIEM
17 9 (7.14%) Threat Intelligence

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 (6.35%) CMS
2 3 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.59%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.79%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.59%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.38%) Office 365
2 3 (2.38%) SaaS
3 2 (1.59%) G Suite
4 1 (0.79%) AdWords
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.79%) Datadog
4 1 (0.79%) Slack
4 1 (0.79%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) HTTP
2 5 (3.97%) Firewall
2 5 (3.97%) Internet
3 4 (3.17%) Skype
4 3 (2.38%) LAN
4 3 (2.38%) WAN
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.59%) SAN
5 2 (1.59%) SSH
5 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.79%) DHCP
6 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.79%) SMTP
6 1 (0.79%) SNMP
6 1 (0.79%) SSL
6 1 (0.79%) VLAN
6 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.14%) DB2
1 9 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 9 (7.14%) MySQL
1 9 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.38%) Big Data
4 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.59%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.59%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.59%) OLAP
5 2 (1.59%) Redis
6 1 (0.79%) Informix
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.79%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) JIRA
1 3 (2.38%) Selenium
2 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 50 (39.68%) French Language
2 44 (34.92%) Finance
3 37 (29.37%) German Language
4 36 (28.57%) Italian Language
5 20 (15.87%) Banking
6 19 (15.08%) Portuguese Language
7 16 (12.70%) Dutch Language
8 9 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
8 9 (7.14%) Russian Language
9 7 (5.56%) Retail
10 6 (4.76%) Japanese Language
10 6 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (3.97%) Marketing
12 4 (3.17%) Polish Language
13 3 (2.38%) Advertising
13 3 (2.38%) Back Office
13 3 (2.38%) Cantonese Language
13 3 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (1.59%) Games
14 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (23.81%) Analyst
2 11 (8.73%) Business Analyst
3 9 (7.14%) Administrator
3 9 (7.14%) Consultant
3 9 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 8 (6.35%) DBA
5 7 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 7 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
5 7 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 6 (4.76%) Technical Support
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.17%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Linux Support
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (3.17%) Support Technician
8 4 (3.17%) Technical Advisor
8 4 (3.17%) Voice Support Technician
9 3 (2.38%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.32%) XML
2 12 (9.52%) HTML
3 6 (4.76%) YAML
4 5 (3.97%) JSON
5 4 (3.17%) J2EE
5 4 (3.17%) Spring
5 4 (3.17%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.59%) EDI
6 2 (1.59%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.59%) JSP
6 2 (1.59%) Velocity
7 1 (0.79%) .NET
7 1 (0.79%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.79%) CSS
7 1 (0.79%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.79%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.79%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 6 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.38%) Equities
5 3 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.38%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.38%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.59%) Clustering
6 2 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) AS400
7 1 (0.79%) Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.49%) Linux
2 12 (9.52%) Unix
3 7 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.76%) Android
4 6 (4.76%) Windows
5 3 (2.38%) AIX
5 3 (2.38%) Solaris
6 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.32%) Project Management
4 11 (8.73%) Change Management
4 11 (8.73%) Migration
5 9 (7.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 9 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (7.14%) SIEM
5 9 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
5 9 (7.14%) Threat Intelligence
6 8 (6.35%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.35%) Decision-Making
6 8 (6.35%) E-Commerce
6 8 (6.35%) ITIL
6 8 (6.35%) Project Planning
6 8 (6.35%) Scrum
7 7 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.56%) Cash Management
7 7 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.32%) SQL
2 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 9 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 9 (7.14%) Python
3 6 (4.76%) Korn
4 5 (3.97%) Java
5 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.38%) Perl
6 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) RPG
8 1 (0.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) CISA
3 1 (0.79%) CISM
3 1 (0.79%) CISSP
3 1 (0.79%) CRISC
3 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) RHCE
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) GAAP
3 1 (0.79%) IFRS
3 1 (0.79%) MiFID
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Docker
2 2 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (7.94%) Ansible
2 4 (3.17%) SCCM
3 3 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.79%) Control-M
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.79%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
1 19 (15.08%) Oracle
2 10 (7.94%) IBM
3 7 (5.56%) Adobe
4 5 (3.97%) HP
4 5 (3.97%) SAP
5 4 (3.17%) Avaya
5 4 (3.17%) EMC
6 3 (2.38%) Cisco
6 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.38%) Yardi
7 2 (1.59%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.59%) Apple
7 2 (1.59%) F5
7 2 (1.59%) Fiserv
7 2 (1.59%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.59%) NetApp
7 2 (1.59%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.59%) Remedy