Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 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
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 465 734 780
Rank change year-on-year +269 +46 -47
Contract jobs citing Spanish Language 57 83 126
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 68
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +3.57% +2.44%
10th Percentile £117 £131 £126
90th Percentile £713 £580 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £304 £420
% change year-on-year +10.29% -27.68% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.58% +71.43%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.44 £14.00
90th Percentile £39.50 £36.25 £29.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +3.57% -

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 13,562 32,655 41,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.59% 38.63% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,697 20,909 26,909
Median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £287 £290 £293
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -1.71% +2.94% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 493 976 1,140
Median hourly rate £28.85 £21.87 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.92% +3.43% -6.02%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.44 £11.85
90th Percentile £50.31 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £23.88 £21.23 £20.04
% change year-on-year +12.46% +5.95% -10.94%

Spanish Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spanish Language.

Daily rate trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spanish Language over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spanish Language.

Hourly rate trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Spanish Language over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Top 10 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 28 October 2020. 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 +248 47 £388 +19.23% 13
London +165 23 £344 +19.57% 4
Work from Home -85 23 £400 -23.81% 4
UK excluding London +235 16 £335 +10.29% 9
East of England +96 7 £405 -22.86% 1
South East +177 4 £335 +16.52% 1
Midlands +89 3 £115 -84.14% 3
West Midlands +70 3 £115 -84.14% 1
North of England +116 2 - - 4
North West +79 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 26 (45.61%) French Language
2 25 (43.86%) Italian Language
3 23 (40.35%) German Language
4 14 (24.56%) Portuguese Language
5 11 (19.30%) SAP
5 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.54%) Dutch Language
7 9 (15.79%) Finance
7 9 (15.79%) Windows
7 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.04%) Migration
9 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.28%) Degree
9 7 (12.28%) Python
9 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.28%) Azure
10 6 (10.53%) Polish Language
10 6 (10.53%) Russian Language
10 6 (10.53%) Windows 10
10 6 (10.53%) Office 365
10 6 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (10.53%) C#
10 6 (10.53%) C++
10 6 (10.53%) Java
10 6 (10.53%) .NET
11 5 (8.77%) SQL
11 5 (8.77%) JIRA

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 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.51%) CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Figma
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) Sketch
2 1 (1.75%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Movex
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.75%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Office 365
3 3 (5.26%) AWS
3 3 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.51%) IaaS
4 2 (3.51%) PaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Power Platform
4 2 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.75%) GitHub
5 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) 2G
1 1 (1.75%) 3G
1 1 (1.75%) 4G
1 1 (1.75%) BGP
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.75%) DHCP
1 1 (1.75%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) DWDM
1 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) OSPF
1 1 (1.75%) SDH
1 1 (1.75%) Skype
1 1 (1.75%) VoLTE
1 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.51%) Informix
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
1 2 (3.51%) Power BI
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.75%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) C++Builder
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.75%) GitLab
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (45.61%) French Language
2 25 (43.86%) Italian Language
3 23 (40.35%) German Language
4 14 (24.56%) Portuguese Language
5 10 (17.54%) Dutch Language
6 9 (15.79%) Finance
7 6 (10.53%) Polish Language
7 6 (10.53%) Russian Language
8 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
9 4 (7.02%) Hebrew Language
9 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
9 4 (7.02%) Marketing
10 3 (5.26%) Electronics
10 3 (5.26%) Games
10 3 (5.26%) Greek Language
10 3 (5.26%) Legal
10 3 (5.26%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (5.26%) Public Sector
11 2 (3.51%) Thai Language
11 2 (3.51%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Consultant
3 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Classification Specialist
4 3 (5.26%) Developer
4 3 (5.26%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Web Analyst
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (3.51%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (3.51%) IT Support
5 2 (3.51%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) SAP Supply Chain Business Analyst
5 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 2 (3.51%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) REST
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) J2EE
3 2 (3.51%) Kafka
3 2 (3.51%) RESTful
3 2 (3.51%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
4 1 (1.75%) SAP BC
4 1 (1.75%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) AS400
2 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.04%) Migration
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.26%) Analytics
6 3 (5.26%) Change Management
6 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) Copywriting
6 3 (5.26%) Decision-Making
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.26%) ETL
6 3 (5.26%) Logistics
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.26%) Scrum
6 3 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) Python
2 6 (10.53%) C#
2 6 (10.53%) C++
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) C
5 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) Erlang
7 1 (1.75%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) RPG
7 1 (1.75%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
3 2 (3.51%) Salt
4 1 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (1.75%) Control-M
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
1 11 (19.30%) SAP
2 2 (3.51%) Huawei
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe
3 1 (1.75%) BT
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) Databricks
3 1 (1.75%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.75%) F5
3 1 (1.75%) hybris
3 1 (1.75%) Infoblox
3 1 (1.75%) Nokia
3 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.75%) Splunk
3 1 (1.75%) Virgin Media