The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arabic Language in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Arabic Language over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Arabic Language
Rank 637 655 632
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing Arabic Language 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.018%
As % of the General category 0.010% 0.009% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £238 - £356
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 - £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 - £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 - £354
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19459 23444 21765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.50% 40.21% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12925 14918 13370
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 645 531
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.38 £49.19 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Arabic Language
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Arabic Language as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Arabic Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Arabic Language
Daily Rate Trend

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

Arabic Language Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Arabic Language
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Arabic Language Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Arabic 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 Arabic Language within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 1 £225 - 2
London -4 1 £225 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £225 -

Arabic Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Arabic 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 Arabic Language.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Dialogic
2 1 (33.33%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD

Arabic 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CDMA
1 1 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) RNC
1 1 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (33.33%) SS7
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Broadcast Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dialogic
2 1 (33.33%) SAP