Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - +41 +5
Contract jobs citing Mandarin Language 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.69% - 0.31%
As % of the General category 8.82% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Slough median daily rate £215 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £215 £70 £156
% change year-on-year +207.14% -55.20% +20.19%
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 136 103 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 41.85% 34.92% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 59 89
Slough median daily rate £388 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £215 £196 £250
90th Percentile £550 £645 £470
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Slough median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.82% -23.61%
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.50 £17.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +43.66% -1.39% -7.69%

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

Mandarin Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mandarin Language in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (100.00%) SLA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Huawei
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 9 (75.00%) Alibaba
2 9 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (25.00%) Fault Management
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management

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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 9 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
1 5 (41.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Huawei
2 9 (75.00%) Alibaba