Period
to 27 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Japanese Language over the 6 months to 27 July 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
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 879 859
Rank change year-on-year +52 -20 -12
Contract jobs citing Japanese Language 22 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the General category 0.059% 0.069% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 10
UK median daily rate £375 £143 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +163.16% -38.71% +19.23%
10th Percentile £105 £105 £109
90th Percentile £575 £339 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £140
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 8
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -31.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £8.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year +81.82% -50.75% -11.84%

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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37357 40708 44409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.17% 37.04% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24458 26905 27949
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.75% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 879 959 1101
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.51% +1.47%
10th Percentile £11.51 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.84 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% -

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Japanese Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Japanese Language over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Top 7 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 27 July 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
England +49 21 £375 +163.16% 8
London -6 14 £243 +70.18% 3
UK excluding London +52 7 £550 - 5
East of England -4 3 £575 -
South East - 3 - -
East Midlands - 1 £83 -
Midlands - 1 £83 -

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 with a requirement for Japanese Language.

1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) German Language
4 4 (18.18%) Italian Language
4 4 (18.18%) Korean Language
4 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 4 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) VBA
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Adobe
5 3 (13.64%) W3C
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (13.64%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) Photoshop

Japanese Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
1 4 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) German Language
3 4 (18.18%) Italian Language
3 4 (18.18%) Korean Language
4 3 (13.64%) Publishing
4 3 (13.64%) Russian Language
4 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.55%) Croatian Language
5 1 (4.55%) Dutch Language
5 1 (4.55%) Finnish Language
5 1 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (4.55%) Games
5 1 (4.55%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Service Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Producer
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk
2 3 (13.64%) W3C
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Data Management
1 4 (18.18%) ETL
1 4 (18.18%) ITSM
1 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.64%) Analytics
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) Content Management
2 3 (13.64%) Data Reconciliation
2 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
2 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
2 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Contract Management
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PMP
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe
3 3 (13.64%) Google