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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Japanese Language
Rank 611 587 569
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -18
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 8 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the General category 0.040% 0.071% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 6
Average daily rate £258 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.60% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 -

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
19880 19712 19675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.65% 38.91% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12778 12566 12172
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 545 436 604
Average hourly rate £33.00 £22.69 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.43% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Japanese Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Japanese Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Japanese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Japanese Language Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Japanese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 8 £258 -17.60% 4
London -11 8 £258 -17.60% 2
City of London +33 1 £325 +8.33% 2

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Japanese Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Japanese Language.

1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) User Stories
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) EDI
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Baan
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
3 2 (15.38%) German Language
3 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow

Japanese Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Japanese Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Japanese Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) ADSL
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) User Stories
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Baan
1 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Concur
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
2 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
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