Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 857 794 858
Rank change year-on-year -63 +64 -16
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 18 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the General category 0.052% 0.063% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 12
England median daily rate £338 £425 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.59% +286.36% -52.69%
10th Percentile £300 £105 £105
90th Percentile £575 £628 £234
UK median daily rate £338 £425 £110
% change year-on-year -20.59% +286.36% -63.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
England median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -31.58%
UK median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -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 34,773 35,033 37,001
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.23% 39.72% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,003 23,256 24,991
England median daily rate £475 £467 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +3.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 777 763 874
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.72% +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.65
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.83% +3.58%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -12 12 £413 +70.10% 3
Yorkshire - 6 £300 -
North of England - 6 £300 - 1
Japanese Language
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 8 (44.44%) French Language
1 8 (44.44%) German Language
1 8 (44.44%) Italian Language
1 8 (44.44%) Spanish Language
2 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) Russian Language
2 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Mandarin Language
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) VB
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) CMS
3 6 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Content Management
6 3 (16.67%) Cantonese Language
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) CSS

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 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (44.44%) French Language
1 8 (44.44%) German Language
1 8 (44.44%) Italian Language
1 8 (44.44%) Spanish Language
2 7 (38.89%) Mandarin Language
2 7 (38.89%) Russian Language
3 3 (16.67%) Cantonese Language
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Data Migration Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Digital Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Migration Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Salesforce Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Salesforce Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Web Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
1 7 (38.89%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Dell
3 3 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee