Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

French Language
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 203 171
Rank change year-on-year +25 -32 +9
Contract jobs citing French Language 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.049% 0.020%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.16% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £475 - -
England median daily rate £400 £450 £294
% change year-on-year -11.11% +53.19% -21.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.50 -
England median hourly rate £21.90 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +62.22% -6.90% -17.14%

French 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1375 1820 1629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.41% 29.52% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 1129 957
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £250 £245
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 64 111
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £17.63 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.05% -38.16% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.56 £10.68 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.48 £42.43 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in the West Midlands

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for French Language in the West Midlands

French Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for French Language in the West Midlands

French Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for French Language in the West Midlands

French Language
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Birmingham +7 1 £500 -
Coventry - 1 £550 -
Staffordshire - 1 £550 -
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for French Language.

1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Process Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) VMware