Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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.

Mandarin Language
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 835 853
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -64
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 35 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the General category 0.093% 0.056% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
England median daily rate £319 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +38.46% +20.37%
10th Percentile £281 £130 £125
90th Percentile £419 £578 £421
UK median daily rate £319 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -29.17% +38.46% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £8.75
UK median hourly rate - - £8.75

Mandarin 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 37642 35711 41369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.70% 36.61% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25237 24010 26934
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 821 871 1122
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%
10th Percentile £12.09 £11.38 £11.90
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.75 £47.71
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% - +13.64%

Mandarin Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
South East +15 25 - -
London -8 6 £288 -42.50% 5
East of England - 4 £350 -
Mandarin Language
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 27 (77.14%) Microsoft Office
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (71.43%) Degree
4 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
5 21 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (60.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 15 (42.86%) Finance
7 13 (37.14%) Workflow
8 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.57%) CAPA
9 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.57%) QA
9 3 (8.57%) PDCA
9 3 (8.57%) Internal Audit
9 3 (8.57%) Legal
9 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.57%) PDM
9 3 (8.57%) Huawei
9 3 (8.57%) Marketing
9 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
9 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
9 3 (8.57%) DTS
10 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.71%) CRM
10 2 (5.71%) B2C
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management
10 2 (5.71%) User Experience
10 2 (5.71%) Lead Generation

Mandarin 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:

Applications
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) DTS
General
1 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Thai Language
5 1 (2.86%) French Language
5 1 (2.86%) German Language
5 1 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Coordinator
1 17 (48.57%) Project Coordinator
2 7 (20.00%) Project Assistant
3 3 (8.57%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Marketing Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Administration Assistant
5 1 (2.86%) Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) Junior Tester
5 1 (2.86%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 13 (37.14%) Workflow
3 3 (8.57%) CAPA
3 3 (8.57%) Internal Audit
3 3 (8.57%) PDCA
3 3 (8.57%) PDM
3 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.71%) B2C
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.71%) Lead Generation
4 2 (5.71%) Market Research
5 1 (2.86%) Business Development
5 1 (2.86%) Content Development
5 1 (2.86%) Data Security
5 1 (2.86%) People Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Huawei