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 23 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 417 416
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.046% 0.030%
As % of the General category 0.095% 0.10% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £425 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +286.36% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9486 9549 10881
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 45.87% 44.14% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6815 7057 7841
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 105 118
Median hourly rate £22.25 £22.25 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £10.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.88 £45.50 £52.19
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Japanese Language in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Japanese Language in London

Japanese Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Japanese Language in London

Japanese Language
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London - 3 £550 - 3
Japanese Language
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) ITSM
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 4 (28.57%) VBA
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (21.43%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
4 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Japanese Language
Co-occurring 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Derivative
4 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Management
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) ITSM
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Reconciliation
2 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Greeks
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VBA
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle