Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mandarin Language over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.14% - -
As % of the General category 7.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Slough median daily rate £215 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £215 £76 £156
% change year-on-year +183.19% -51.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Slough with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 121 113 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 42.16% 40.65% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 75 105
Slough median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +13.48%
10th Percentile £216 £200 £251
90th Percentile £504 £613 £515
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Slough median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -58.33%
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% -9.09% -2.94%

Mandarin Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Mandarin Language in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mandarin Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Mandarin Language.

1 9 (100.00%) SLA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Huawei
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Alibaba
3 6 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (66.67%) Private Cloud
4 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) C
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) Fault Management
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Mandarin Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 6 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Fault Management
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
1 5 (55.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Huawei
2 6 (66.67%) Alibaba