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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 626 613
Rank change year-on-year +49 -13  
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 13 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.022% 0.018%
As % of the General category 0.077% 0.061% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £110 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +331.81% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.25 -

Japanese Language is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16823 18038 19971
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 39.08% 36.41% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11121 12253 13107
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 441 490
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Japanese Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 9 £425 +286.36% 5
East of England -2 3 £575 -
East Midlands - 1 £83 -
Japanese Language
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Japanese Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) German Language
4 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
4 4 (19.05%) ITSM
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) VBA
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Adobe
4 4 (19.05%) ServiceNow
4 4 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (14.29%) WebCenter
5 3 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement

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 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) German Language
3 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
4 3 (14.29%) Korean Language
4 3 (14.29%) Publishing
4 3 (14.29%) Russian Language
4 3 (14.29%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.76%) French Language
5 1 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Producer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 3 (14.29%) W3C
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Data Management
1 4 (19.05%) ETL
1 4 (19.05%) ITSM
1 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Analytics
2 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) Content Management
2 3 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
2 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (9.52%) Contract Management
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) ServiceNow
2 3 (14.29%) Google