Period
to 20 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mandarin Language over the 6 months to 20 May 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 99 -
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.26% -
As % of the General category - 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £15.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 310 421 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.62% 27.37% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 278 250
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £274 £263
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £14.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +24.74% -59.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £39.88
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.62
% change year-on-year +75.00% -15.31% +13.81%

Mandarin Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Mandarin Language in Birmingham