Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German 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 German Language over the 6 months to 20 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.

German Language
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 203 166
Rank change year-on-year +20 -37 +4
Contract jobs citing German Language 4 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.29% 0.44% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
West Midlands median daily rate £135 £1,125 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -88.00% +637.70% -51.20%
10th Percentile £122 £1,063 £111
90th Percentile £489 £1,188 £184
England median daily rate £350 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £10.75 -
England median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -12.50%

German 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 1365 1803 1643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.43% 29.44% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 1115 967
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £218 £250 £243
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 68 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 £14.58 £10.68 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.93 £42.43 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for German Language in the West Midlands

German 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 German Language in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for German Language in the West Midlands

German Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for German Language in the West Midlands

German 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 German Language in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for German Language in the West Midlands

German 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 German Language within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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 +6 2 £128 -88.67%
Coventry - 1 £550 -
German Language
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing German 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 German Language.

1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring

German 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) SAP