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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Arabic Language over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Arabic Language
Rank 615 595 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Arabic Language 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.012% -
As % of the General category 0.020% 0.030% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £394 £314 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.59% -
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 - - -

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
19880 19712 19675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.65% 38.91% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12778 12566 12172
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 545 436 604
Average hourly rate £33.00 £22.69 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.43% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Arabic Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Arabic Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Arabic Language within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +40 4 £394 +15.97% 1
England -2 4 £394 +25.59% 2
London -8 4 £394 +25.59% 1

Arabic Language
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) B2C
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5

Arabic Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (100.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (50.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript