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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Korean Language
UK
Rank 590 638 611
Rank change year-on-year +48 -27  
Contract jobs citing Korean Language 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the General category 0.017% 0.029% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £319
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -54.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -35.89%  

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 17229 20341 20727
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.04% 38.23% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11252 13173 12701
Median daily rate £450 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 508 485
Median hourly rate £26.13 £27.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.82 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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 +28 3 - - 4
Reading - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
South East - 3 - - 1

Korean Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Lotus
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) WebCenter
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Google
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) German Language
3 3 (37.50%) Italian Language
3 3 (37.50%) Japanese Language
3 3 (37.50%) Russian Language
3 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
3 3 (37.50%) W3C
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe

Korean Language
Top Related 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 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (37.50%) German Language
1 3 (37.50%) Italian Language
1 3 (37.50%) Japanese Language
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
1 3 (37.50%) Russian Language
1 3 (37.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) W3C
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Lotus
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle