Period
to 18 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Korean Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Korean Language over the 6 months to 18 August 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.

Korean Language
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 887 883
Rank change year-on-year +41 -4 -50
Contract jobs citing Korean Language 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the General category 0.013% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
UK median daily rate £225 £150 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +25.00% +14.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £150 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 - -

Korean 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 37979 39903 44645
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.39% 36.73% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24949 26510 28196
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £283 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 840 955 1153
UK median hourly rate £25.75 £24.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.29% +5.12% +1.47%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.22 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

Korean Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Korean Language in the UK

Korean Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Korean Language in the UK

Korean Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Korean Language in the UK

Korean Language
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Korean Language within the UK over the 6 months to 18 August 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 +52 5 £225 +50.00% 1
UK excluding London +54 3 - - 1
South East +19 3 - -
London - 2 £225 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Korean 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 Korean Language.

1 4 (80.00%) German Language
1 4 (80.00%) Japanese Language
2 3 (60.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (60.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) W3C
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Croatian Language
3 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (20.00%) Finnish Language
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Games

Korean 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (80.00%) German Language
1 4 (80.00%) Japanese Language
2 3 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) Russian Language
2 3 (60.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (20.00%) Croatian Language
3 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (20.00%) Finnish Language
3 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Web Producer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Games Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
1 3 (60.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) Google
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle