Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Arabic Language in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Arabic Language over the 6 months to 21 November 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
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 875 886
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -24
Contract jobs citing Arabic Language 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the General category 0.022% 0.016% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
UK median daily rate £488 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Arabic Language is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40975 38223 45373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.73% 36.50% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27109 25357 28831
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 905 933 1224
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.48% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £48.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.65 £26.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +0.57% +1.92% +13.04%

Arabic Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Arabic Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Arabic Language over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Top 6 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 8 £488 +14.71% 6
London -15 6 £488 +2.63% 2
UK excluding London +17 2 - - 4
North of England - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 with a requirement for Arabic Language.

1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management

Arabic Language
Co-occurring 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Account Executive
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Designer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) Product Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft