The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arabic Language in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Arabic 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
Arabic Language
UK / England
Rank - 611 579
Contract jobs citing Arabic Language 0 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.008% 0.037%
As % of the General category - 0.022% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £394 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.95%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15909 18546 18737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.06% 37.81% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10441 12249 11778
Median daily rate £465 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 467 446
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.93 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.43% +22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Arabic Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Arabic Language as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Arabic Language in England

Arabic Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Arabic Language in England

Arabic Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Arabic Language in England

Arabic Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Arabic Language.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Military
1 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML

Arabic Language
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (75.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
1 1 (25.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA