The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mandarin 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
Mandarin Language
England / London
Rank 392 417 411
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the General category 0.059% 0.031% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £700 £400 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +171.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £400 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £79 £308 -
% change year-on-year
-74.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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%

Mandarin Language
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mandarin Language Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mandarin Language
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mandarin Language Daily Rate Trend in London

Mandarin Language
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mandarin Language across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Mandarin Language Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mandarin Language
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Mandarin Language Hourly Rate Trend in London

Mandarin Language
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mandarin Language within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
City of London -2 3 £700 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Mandarin Language
England

Mandarin Language
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mandarin 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 Mandarin Language.

1 3 (42.86%) Reuters
1 3 (42.86%) Bloomberg
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) MiFID
2 2 (28.57%) GoldenSource
2 2 (28.57%) Front Office
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

Mandarin 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) MiFID Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Coach
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Director
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Bloomberg
1 3 (42.86%) Reuters
2 2 (28.57%) GoldenSource
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware