The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mandarin Language over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mandarin Language
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mandarin Language
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
145 161 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.04% 21.52% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 107 70
Average daily rate £420 £412 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% -49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £16.75 £18.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £18.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Mandarin Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Mandarin Language Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire