Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arabic Language in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Arabic Language over the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Arabic Language
London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 291
Contract jobs citing Arabic Language 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.044%
As % of the General category - - 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
City of London median daily rate - - £370
London median daily rate £275 £338 £288
% change year-on-year -18.52% +17.39% -32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £17.50 - £46.50

Arabic 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 advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3479 3657 5982
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 53.15% 53.01% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2753 3028 4652
City of London median daily rate £518 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £325 £308 £290
90th Percentile £686 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 62
City of London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.49 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.35% -1.13% -9.36%
10th Percentile £12.52 £11.10 £12.04
90th Percentile £30.50 £37.95 £41.29
London median hourly rate £21.28 £21.00 £21.15
% change year-on-year +1.31% -0.71% +10.65%

Arabic Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Arabic Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Arabic Language in the City of London

Arabic Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Arabic Language in the City of London