The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mandarin Language over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mandarin Language
Rank 598 585 559
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the General category 0.022% 0.033% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £288 £165 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.24% +32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £59.90
Mandarin Language
UK

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
18175 18180 18057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.51% 38.74% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11922 11865 11394
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 419 573
Average hourly rate £31.33 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.24% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.60 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Mandarin Language
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mandarin Language across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Mandarin Language Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mandarin Language
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mandarin Language Daily Rate Trend in England

Mandarin Language
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mandarin Language across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Mandarin Language Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mandarin Language
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Mandarin Language Hourly Rate Trend in England

Mandarin Language
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mandarin Language within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 4 £288 +74.24% 2
Mandarin Language
UK

Mandarin Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mandarin Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mandarin Language.

1 2 (20.00%) ABAP
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Cantonese Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall

Mandarin Language
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Mandarin Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mandarin Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) InDesign
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Cantonese Language
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) French Language
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) SAP WM Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Copywriter
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Assistant
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) User Researcher
2 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) VMware