Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 793 841
Rank change year-on-year -25 +48 -16
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 37 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.10% 0.058% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 6
England median daily rate £550 £123 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +348.98% -59.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £389 £104 £174
90th Percentile £630 £464 £481
UK median daily rate £550 £123 £300
% change year-on-year +348.98% -59.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
England median hourly rate £15.00 £34.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.88% +161.54% -31.58%
10th Percentile £13.43 £13.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £15.70 £34.00 £15.20
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £34.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -55.88% +161.54% -31.58%

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 35,848 32,771 38,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 38.45% 37.10% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,979 21,789 24,970
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £269 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £427
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.32% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 844 854 1,025
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +14.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.10 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.06 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +0.23% -9.09% +20.35%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -6 28 £550 +400.00%
South East -18 7 £438 - 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Japanese Language
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 20 (54.05%) HTML
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Content Management
3 18 (48.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (48.65%) Project Management
4 17 (45.95%) CSS
4 17 (45.95%) CMS
5 11 (29.73%) Marketing
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (24.32%) Finance
7 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
8 7 (18.92%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (18.92%) JIRA
8 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
9 6 (16.22%) Oracle
9 6 (16.22%) Adobe
9 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (13.51%) Hindi Language
11 4 (10.81%) Italian Language
11 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
11 4 (10.81%) Ruby
11 4 (10.81%) Go
11 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (10.81%) Kanban
11 4 (10.81%) Open Source
11 4 (10.81%) Python
11 4 (10.81%) TDD
11 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Cloud

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 17 (45.95%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (29.73%) Marketing
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Hindi Language
4 4 (10.81%) German Language
4 4 (10.81%) Italian Language
5 3 (8.11%) Banking
5 3 (8.11%) Korean Language
5 3 (8.11%) Publishing
5 3 (8.11%) Russian Language
5 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
6 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.70%) Law
7 1 (2.70%) Legal
7 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.70%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Project Manager
2 17 (45.95%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) CloudOps Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Web Producer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.70%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Market Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) HTML
2 17 (45.95%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Native
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (8.11%) W3C
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Content Management
3 18 (48.65%) Project Management
3 18 (48.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Kanban
7 4 (10.81%) Open Source
7 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Analytics
8 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Go
1 4 (10.81%) Python
1 4 (10.81%) Ruby
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) IFRS
1 1 (2.70%) MiFID
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Adobe
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.70%) SAP