Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Japanese Language over the 6 months to 23 May 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.

Japanese Language
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 813 781 842
Rank change year-on-year -32 +61 -36
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 24 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the General category 0.069% 0.056% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 4
England median daily rate £519 £110 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +371.59% -60.00% -8.33%
10th Percentile £314 £105 £178
90th Percentile £575 £251 £513
UK median daily rate £519 £110 £275
% change year-on-year +371.59% -60.00% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% -20.51%
10th Percentile £15.10 £13.00 £10.44
90th Percentile £15.90 £34.00 £15.75
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% -20.51%

Japanese 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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34,681 32,126 36,646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.65% 38.52% 37.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,875 21,194 24,447
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £297 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 790 831 904
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -6.99% +19.46%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.27 £51.25 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.11 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.43% -9.09% +22.22%

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Japanese Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Japanese Language in England

Japanese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Japanese Language in England

Japanese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Japanese Language in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Japanese Language in England

Japanese Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Japanese Language in England

Japanese Language
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
London -46 21 £550 +400.00% 3
Midlands - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
South East -24 1 £225 - 1
Japanese Language
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Japanese 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 England region with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) CMS
3 11 (45.83%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (45.83%) Project Management
4 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (41.67%) Content Management
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) Italian Language
6 8 (33.33%) French Language
6 8 (33.33%) German Language
6 8 (33.33%) Spanish Language
7 7 (29.17%) Russian Language
7 7 (29.17%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (20.83%) JIRA
8 5 (20.83%) Marketing
8 5 (20.83%) Migration
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
8 5 (20.83%) CRM
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
8 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (12.50%) Cantonese Language
10 3 (12.50%) Adobe
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager

Japanese Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (54.17%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
General
1 9 (37.50%) Italian Language
2 8 (33.33%) French Language
2 8 (33.33%) German Language
2 8 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 7 (29.17%) Mandarin Language
3 7 (29.17%) Russian Language
4 5 (20.83%) Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (8.33%) Hindi Language
8 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
8 1 (4.17%) Law
8 1 (4.17%) Legal
8 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 12 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 4 (16.67%) Data Migration Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Salesforce Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Salesforce Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Web Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Accounts Payable Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP CO Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP FI Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) Content Management
3 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Accounts Payable
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) SAP