The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Japanese Language
England / London
Rank 392 412 404
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.037% 0.056%
As % of the General category 0.059% 0.082% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £110 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8518 9751 9749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.97% 45.48% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6025 6927 6982
Median daily rate £500 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 107 102
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Japanese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 London

Japanese Language
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Japanese Language Daily Rate Trend in London

Japanese Language
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Japanese Language Hourly Rate Trend in London

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 London region with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) SSH
5 1 (11.11%) IGMP

Japanese Language
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) IGMP
3 1 (11.11%) InfiniBand
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Service Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
2 1 (11.11%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Sun