The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Japanese Language
London / City of London
Rank - 151 187
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.063% 0.058%
As % of the General category - 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - £19.00

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1495 1786 2651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.66% 55.95% 51.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1418 2060
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 14
Median hourly rate £19.60 £32.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.76% +79.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £55.00 £24.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Japanese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Japanese Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Japanese Language Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Japanese Language
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Japanese Language across the City of London region.

Japanese Language Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Japanese Language
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Japanese Language across the City of London region.

Japanese Language Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London