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 3 months to 26 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.

Korean Language
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 648 638
Rank change year-on-year +43 -10  
Contract jobs citing Korean Language 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the General category 0.011% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £225 £150 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £150 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 18457 19514 22162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 39.26% 36.76% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12102 13037 14216
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 459 538
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.55% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.05 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Korean Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Korean Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 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 3 months to 26 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
England +34 2 £225 +50.00% 2
London - 2 £225 - 1
Croydon - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 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