The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Japanese Language
England / London
Rank 401 421 405
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16  
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 5 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.068% 0.066%
As % of the General category 0.058% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £110 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.15% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £140
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.12% -18.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.00

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8616 9883 9765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.77% 44.64% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6045 7167 6908
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 106 113
Median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +18.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £55.00 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Japanese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Japanese Language in London

Japanese Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Japanese Language in London

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
3 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
4 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) Sun
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (9.09%) Remedy
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) Unix

Japanese Language
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) IGMP
3 1 (9.09%) InfiniBand
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
2 1 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
2 1 (9.09%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
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