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 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Japanese Language
Rank 634 630 605
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 12 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the General category 0.061% 0.037% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £110 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £575
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +13.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £8.25 - £19.75

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
19822 21841 20480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.81% 39.62% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 14018 12847
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £613 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 530 561
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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
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 June 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 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 +3 12 £110 - 3
London -1 11 £110 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (37.04%) Mac OS X
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
1 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
2 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Banking
4 6 (22.22%) International Banking
4 6 (22.22%) ITSM
4 6 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 6 (22.22%) DHCP
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 5 (18.52%) Italian Language
6 4 (14.81%) German Language
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.81%) MS Office
6 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
7 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (11.11%) Russian Language
7 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
8 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
8 2 (7.41%) Multicast
8 2 (7.41%) Malay Language

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 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) BGP
3 2 (7.41%) Multicast
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.93%) Banking
2 6 (22.22%) International Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Italian Language
4 4 (14.81%) German Language
5 3 (11.11%) Russian Language
6 2 (7.41%) Finance
6 2 (7.41%) Malay Language
6 2 (7.41%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (7.41%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
7 1 (3.70%) Automotive
7 1 (3.70%) French Language
7 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) Service Analyst
2 15 (55.56%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Mac OS X
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITSM
2 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus