Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 768 724 720
Rank change year-on-year -44 -4 -15
Contract jobs citing Spanish Language 100 108 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.27% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 62
UK median daily rate £420 £385 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.57% +14.23%
10th Percentile £269 £135 £151
90th Percentile £575 £535 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 17
UK median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -29.71% +19.45%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.39 £10.05
90th Percentile £19.72 £32.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £8.63
% change year-on-year -6.67% +73.91% -46.01%

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 37,082 35,261 39,977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.25% 38.82% 37.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,149 23,158 26,275
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 868 873 963
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +14.98%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.90 £51.67 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -3.85% -9.57% +10.58%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -43 90 £420 +15.86% 35
UK excluding London -23 51 £350 -26.32% 21
London -36 41 £425 +25.93% 15
South East -6 28 £463 +54.17% 10
North of England -5 14 £338 - 2
North West -20 10 £480 - 1
Midlands -4 7 £160 -66.32% 2
West Midlands -17 6 £158 -66.84% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £325 - 1
Scotland -45 2 - -
East Midlands +2 1 £350 +169.23% 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 45 (45.00%) French Language
2 38 (38.00%) German Language
3 36 (36.00%) Italian Language
4 30 (30.00%) Finance
5 26 (26.00%) Degree
6 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (20.00%) Migration
7 20 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 14 (14.00%) SQL
9 14 (14.00%) Dutch Language
10 13 (13.00%) Russian Language
10 13 (13.00%) Linux
11 12 (12.00%) Unix
11 12 (12.00%) Oracle
12 11 (11.00%) Banking
12 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
13 10 (10.00%) MongoDB
13 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
13 10 (10.00%) MySQL
13 10 (10.00%) Python
13 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.00%) SLA
14 9 (9.00%) CRM
14 9 (9.00%) ITIL
14 9 (9.00%) Project Management
14 9 (9.00%) Mandarin Language
15 8 (8.00%) Japanese Language
15 8 (8.00%) Retail

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 5 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (3.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.00%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.00%) SAP WM
3 1 (1.00%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Office 365
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.00%) SaaS
4 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.00%) Datadog
5 1 (1.00%) G Suite
5 1 (1.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) HTTP
2 5 (5.00%) Skype
3 3 (3.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.00%) VPN
4 2 (2.00%) ADSL
4 2 (2.00%) Broadband
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.00%) Extranet
4 2 (2.00%) Intranet
4 2 (2.00%) LAN
4 2 (2.00%) SSH
4 2 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (1.00%) 3G
5 1 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.00%) SMTP
5 1 (1.00%) SNMP
5 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (10.00%) MySQL
2 8 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.00%) DB2
3 7 (7.00%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.00%) Big Data
6 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.00%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.00%) OLAP
7 2 (2.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.00%) Informix
8 1 (1.00%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.00%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) JIRA
1 3 (3.00%) Selenium
2 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) MSI
General
1 45 (45.00%) French Language
2 38 (38.00%) German Language
3 36 (36.00%) Italian Language
4 30 (30.00%) Finance
5 14 (14.00%) Dutch Language
6 13 (13.00%) Russian Language
7 11 (11.00%) Banking
8 9 (9.00%) Mandarin Language
9 8 (8.00%) Japanese Language
9 8 (8.00%) Retail
10 7 (7.00%) Portuguese Language
11 6 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (4.00%) Marketing
13 3 (3.00%) Advertising
13 3 (3.00%) Cantonese Language
13 3 (3.00%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (3.00%) Polish Language
14 2 (2.00%) Games
14 2 (2.00%) Law
14 2 (2.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Analyst
2 7 (7.00%) Administrator
2 7 (7.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (7.00%) DBA
3 6 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (6.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (5.00%) Consultant
4 5 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 4 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (4.00%) Data Migration Specialist
5 4 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (4.00%) Linux Support
5 4 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 4 (4.00%) Salesforce Specialist
5 4 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 4 (4.00%) Voice Support Technician
6 3 (3.00%) Migration Analyst
6 3 (3.00%) Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) HTML
2 7 (7.00%) YAML
3 6 (6.00%) XML
4 4 (4.00%) JSON
5 2 (2.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.00%) Velocity
6 1 (1.00%) J2EE
6 1 (1.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.00%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
6 1 (1.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) AS400
6 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.00%) User Experience
8 1 (1.00%) Clustering
8 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.00%) Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) Fintech
8 1 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) iSeries
8 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Unix
3 5 (5.00%) Android
3 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.00%) Windows
4 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.00%) AIX
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.00%) Migration
2 20 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (9.00%) CRM
4 9 (9.00%) ITIL
4 9 (9.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.00%) Decision-Making
5 8 (8.00%) Scrum
6 7 (7.00%) Security Management
6 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.00%) Analytics
8 5 (5.00%) Android Development
8 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.00%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.00%) SQL
2 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (10.00%) Python
3 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.00%) Korn
5 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.00%) Java
8 2 (2.00%) C++
8 2 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.00%) RPG
9 1 (1.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) VBA
9 1 (1.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.00%) CISA
3 3 (3.00%) CRISC
4 1 (1.00%) CISM
4 1 (1.00%) CISSP
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) RHCE
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.00%) GAAP
3 1 (1.00%) IFRS
3 1 (1.00%) MiFID
3 1 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.00%) Control-M
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
3 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.00%) SAP
4 4 (4.00%) Avaya
4 4 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.00%) Adobe
5 3 (3.00%) hybris
5 3 (3.00%) JDA
5 3 (3.00%) Yardi
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco
6 2 (2.00%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.00%) IBM
6 2 (2.00%) iManage
6 2 (2.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.00%) Remedy
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) McAfee
7 1 (1.00%) Okta
7 1 (1.00%) VMware