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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Japanese Language
Rank 609 651 633
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -18
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the General category 0.062% 0.028% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £135 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £615 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+96.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - -

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
17711 21549 22257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.81% 38.93% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11728 13626 14183
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 576 517
Median hourly rate £22.85 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £47.63 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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
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 3 December 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 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 3 December 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
England +13 11 £135 -50.90% 1
South East +28 5 - -
Crawley +23 5 - -
West Sussex +18 5 - -
London -12 4 £120 -36.84% 1

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 8 (36.36%) ITSM
5 8 (36.36%) DHCP
5 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (36.36%) DNS
5 8 (36.36%) ServiceNow
6 7 (31.82%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
6 7 (31.82%) Mac OS X
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) CRM
8 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
9 4 (18.18%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Banking
10 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
11 2 (9.09%) QA
11 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
11 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
11 2 (9.09%) Degree
11 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
11 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma

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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DHCP
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (4.55%) IGMP
3 1 (4.55%) InfiniBand
3 1 (4.55%) SSH
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Service Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
3 5 (22.73%) SharePoint Support
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Management Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Project Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Management Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Derivative
1 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Mac OS X
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITSM
2 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Kernel Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.55%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) Canon
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Sun