The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mandarin Language over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mandarin Language
UK / England
Rank 541 616 581
Rank change year-on-year +75 -35  
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 29 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.19% 0.011% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Median daily rate £82 £400 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -79.54% +171.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £400 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £400 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £76 £308 -
% change year-on-year -75.31% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mandarin 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 15543 18436 18568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 37.91% 37.90% 39.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10212 12185 11692
Median daily rate £465 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 468 445
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.93 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Mandarin Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mandarin Language in England

Mandarin Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mandarin Language in England

Mandarin Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mandarin Language in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mandarin Language in England

Mandarin Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mandarin Language in England

Mandarin 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 Mandarin Language within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
South East - 20 £76 -
London +16 6 £700 +75.00% 2
East of England - 3 - -
Mandarin Language
UK

Mandarin Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mandarin 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 Mandarin Language.

1 22 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 15 (39.47%) Degree
3 12 (31.58%) Marketing
3 12 (31.58%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) Presales
5 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.79%) Business Transformation
6 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 6 (15.79%) Business Development
6 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (15.79%) Case Management
6 6 (15.79%) MBA
6 6 (15.79%) Process Management
6 6 (15.79%) Change Management
6 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 6 (15.79%) CRM
6 6 (15.79%) IBM
6 6 (15.79%) HP
6 6 (15.79%) Internet
6 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (15.79%) Google
6 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Spanish Language
6 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 6 (15.79%) PLM
6 6 (15.79%) Economics
6 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) MS Office

Mandarin Language
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Broadband
2 1 (2.63%) NAS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Marketing
3 6 (15.79%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Project Assistant
2 6 (15.79%) Business Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Coordinator
3 4 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (5.26%) Administration Assistant
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) MiFID Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Project Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Support Assistant
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.63%) IT Assistant
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing Assistant
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing Director
5 1 (2.63%) Personal Assistant
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Presales
2 6 (15.79%) Analytics
2 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
2 6 (15.79%) Business Development
2 6 (15.79%) Business Transformation
2 6 (15.79%) Case Management
2 6 (15.79%) Change Management
2 6 (15.79%) CRM
2 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
2 6 (15.79%) Economics
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (15.79%) PLM
2 6 (15.79%) Process Management
2 6 (15.79%) Programme Management
3 2 (5.26%) Line Management
3 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) Coaching
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Google
1 6 (15.79%) HP
1 6 (15.79%) IBM
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Bloomberg
3 3 (7.89%) Reuters
4 2 (5.26%) GoldenSource
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.63%) Mitel
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) VMware