The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Japanese Language
UK
Rank 582 626 591
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -35
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 9 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the General category 0.053% 0.046% 0.074%
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 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £23.50 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.61% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £15.50 £19.80
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 across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16917 19655 20141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.17% 38.38% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11129 12662 12621
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 516 422
Median hourly rate £27.00 £29.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +34.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

Japanese Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Japanese Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Japanese Language
Daily Rate Trend

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

Japanese Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Japanese Language
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Japanese Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Japanese Language
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Japanese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Japanese Language Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Japanese Language
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Japanese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +18 9 £110 -66.15% 3
London +15 6 £110 -66.15% 3
Crawley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) MS Office
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Degree

Japanese Language
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) IGMP
3 1 (5.26%) InfiniBand
3 1 (5.26%) SSH
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Support
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Project Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) ITSM
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Canon
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Sun