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 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mandarin Language
Rank 442 447 402
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -45
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 3 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.013% 0.076%
As % of the General category 0.031% 0.027% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £475 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £510 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £156 £140 £600
% change year-on-year
+11.60% -76.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.75 -
Mandarin Language
England

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
9824 11169 10709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.53% 47.03% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7068 7951 7435
Median daily rate £480 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 120 150
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £12.41 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.27 £70.00 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

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
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 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 1 £500 -
Mandarin Language
England

Mandarin Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) OSPF
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) German Language
1 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 2 (33.33%) Japanese Language
1 2 (33.33%) Malay Language
1 2 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (33.33%) Russian Language
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Node B
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) RNC
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Cantonese Language
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) Polycom

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) BGP
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
1 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
2 1 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) GSM
2 1 (16.67%) HSPA
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) Node B
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (16.67%) RNC
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) UMTS
2 1 (16.67%) UTRAN
2 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) German Language
1 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
1 2 (33.33%) Japanese Language
1 2 (33.33%) Malay Language
1 2 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (33.33%) Russian Language
2 1 (16.67%) Cantonese Language
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Django Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (16.67%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Presales
1 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus
1 1 (16.67%) Nokia
1 1 (16.67%) Polycom
1 1 (16.67%) Tandberg