The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Japanese Language
UK / England
Rank 558 584 576
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.017% 0.011%
As % of the General category 0.080% 0.044% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £135 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - -

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15055 18088 17942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.91% 38.86% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9960 11718 11900
Median daily rate £451 £450 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 474 428
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% +31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.78 £45.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Japanese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Japanese Language Jobs Demand Trend in England

Japanese Language
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Japanese Language Daily Rate Trend in England

Japanese Language
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Japanese Language Hourly Rate Trend in England

Japanese Language
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Japanese Language across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Japanese Language Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Japanese Language
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Japanese Language within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +21 6 - - 1
London +11 5 £135 -47.57%
Japanese Language
UK

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Japanese 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 England region with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) ITSM
5 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
6 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.11%) Adobe
7 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.11%) QA
7 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis

Japanese Language
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) IGMP
3 1 (5.56%) InfiniBand
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Project Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Canon
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Sun