The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arabic Language in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Arabic Language over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Arabic Language
Rank 430 415 419
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Arabic Language 1 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.072% 0.013%
As % of the General category 0.010% 0.16% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Average daily rate £450 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -32.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Arabic Language
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10133 10175 10666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.08% 45.52% 45.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7497 7191 7499
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 120 179
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.72 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -

Arabic Language
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Arabic Language across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Arabic Language Jobs Demand Trend in London

Arabic Language
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Arabic Language across the London region.

Arabic Language Daily Rate Trend in London

Arabic Language
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Arabic Language Hourly Rate Trend in London

Arabic Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Arabic Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Arabic Language.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) React
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) B2C
4 2 (40.00%) Grunt
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) gulp
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Law
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project

Arabic Language
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Arabic Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Arabic Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Grunt
1 2 (40.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Broadcast Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) React
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (40.00%) B2C
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP