Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mandarin Language over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mandarin Language
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 140 174
Rank change year-on-year +18 +34 +4
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 44 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.13% 0.55% 0.16%
As % of the General category 2.86% 1.35% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Berkshire median daily rate £170 - £156
10th Percentile £118 - £79
90th Percentile £223 - £228
South East median daily rate £125 - £156
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Mandarin Language is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,541 1,632 1,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.56% 40.95% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 711 770
Berkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £205 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 72
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.28 £11.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £47.35 £39.60 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +62.50% -6.98% -

Mandarin Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Mandarin Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mandarin Language in Berkshire

Mandarin Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mandarin Language in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mandarin Language in Berkshire

Mandarin Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mandarin Language in Berkshire

Mandarin Language
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mandarin Language within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 31 - -
Slough - 10 £170 -
Mandarin Language
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mandarin Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Mandarin Language.

1 24 (54.55%) Telecoms
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 22 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (43.18%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (36.36%) Customer-Centricity
5 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (31.82%) C
6 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (25.00%) Project Management
8 11 (25.00%) Workflow
8 11 (25.00%) SLA
8 11 (25.00%) Huawei
9 10 (22.73%) Private Cloud
9 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 10 (22.73%) Cisco
9 10 (22.73%) Alibaba
10 8 (18.18%) Python
11 7 (15.91%) Java
11 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
12 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
12 5 (11.36%) PHP
12 5 (11.36%) Linux
12 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (11.36%) Performance Optimisation

Mandarin Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.27%) Mendix
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (43.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) Network Security
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.82%) VoIP
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Power BI
General
1 24 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 15 (34.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Coordinator
2 7 (15.91%) Project Coordinator
3 6 (13.64%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Project Assistant
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Junior
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) HR Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Junior IT Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Procurement Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) Private Cloud
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Customer-Centricity
2 12 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (25.00%) Project Management
3 11 (25.00%) Workflow
4 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.36%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (6.82%) BCP
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.82%) Market Research
6 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Accounts Payable
7 2 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (4.55%) High Availability
7 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
7 2 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) C
2 8 (18.18%) Python
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CCNP
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Huawei
3 10 (22.73%) Alibaba
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco