The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Japanese Language
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £140 £575
% change year-on-year
- -75.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.31%
Japanese Language
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
265 236 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.78% 28.64% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 149 114
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £6.84 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+265.49% -77.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £6.84 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.55 £6.84 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%