The future of jobs and skills in the middle east and north africa | v contents 1 introduction 2 labour market overview 4 education and skills across generations 7 the future of jobs 9 future-ready strategies 14 opportunities for public-private collaboration 19 acknowledgements. However, while this growth is impressive in a slowing economy, and comparatively better than the global market, it is not remotely the best recorded figure in the region in 2013, the gcc consulting market grew by a staggering 25 %, and grew by another 15% the following year in 2014 the relatively low. And analysis: are public sectors channelling innovation efforts towards the support of policy outcomes public sector innovations in gcc countries appear to be strongly focused on impacts in terms of cost and time savings for ict projects, greater availability of prototypes, a more inclusive design approach, and higher. Armando guastella and alex menghi, em of the dubai office, with the cooperation of carlo bagarolo, asc, matteo cutrera and ginevra zanuso, ba of the milan office, wrote a new perspective devoted to the gulf cooperation council (gcc) countries, that are currently affected by macro-economic instability. The middle east and north africa ict market opportunity and digital transformation strategies subscription service provides an in-depth view of ict markets across the arab analysis regarding current market potential and adoption drivers, as well as a comprehensive view of cio and industry spending priorities it is thus. Gcc market overview and economic outlook 2017: a challenging transformation ahead to achieve desirable growth published by value partners management consulting via vespri siciliani, 9 20146 milano, italy december 2016 written and edited by: armando guastella, alex menghi with the contribution of. The size of the digital workforce in the gcc is well below that of international benchmarks, with efforts to enable national transformation plans potentially being frustrated unless to remedy this, gcc countries should undertake the large- scale creation of digital jobs, both within and outside the ict sector. Overview of dubai's information technology industry the increase in it spending in the middle east over the past five years has been nothing short of astronomical although there has traditionally been wealth from natural resources in the region, many markets are diversifying their economies in other.
Beirut: lebanon's ict sector continues to show robust growth, with national promotional agency idal reporting an expected 97 percent growth by end of and the country is competitive on wage levels as well: the average payment for software engineers is nearly 37 percent lower than in the gcc and. With market research company gartner anticipating a growth rate of eight per cent in regional ict spending this year — compared with global growth of just 21 per cent — ahmed al khaja, senior vice-president for venues at the dubai world trade centre, said: “the significant regional ict spend. As in 2016, the uae's ict market remains characterised by high competition, single-digit margins, low entry barriers and stagnating growth in subsegments like pcs and desktops the imposition of a customs duty on certain consumer durables and it products in india has negatively impacted the overall.
Bahrain offers various benefits including a business friendly regulatory environment, great access into the regional market, a robust ict infrastructure, a cost competitive bahrain offers exceptional opportunities to start-ups, with 22% growth in software and 133% growth in it services projected over the next 3 years. Reports and foreign direct investment research on the uae: dubai ict investment sector. Qatar, kuwait, bahrain, and oman contributing to the region's overall growth and resilience however, political and economic instability within the levant and egypt are expected to persist over the next 12 months idc predicts that the middle east ict market in 2014 will be linked to how organizations in the. The e-commerce market in the gcc is climbing by nearly five-fold over the past five years, from $33 billion in 2010 to $15 billion in 2015, according to a report by at kearney ▻ according to gulf news, ecommerce across gcc to grow by 40 % in 2020 with expected sales to bahrain – ict landscape overview.
The middle east and north africa ict market opportunity and digital transformation strategies subscription service provides an in-depth view of ict markets across the service also provides analysis regarding current market potential and adoption drivers, as well as a comprehensive view of cio and industry spending. The analysis also showed that digital professionals in the gcc lag behind their global peers when it comes to the advanced the added value of the ict industry in gcc countries is lower than in comparable countries, although there are. Entities worldwide, deloitte identified the main drivers of digital transformation in the public sector shown in the figure on the right6 -10% lower unemployment rate recorded by cities that invest in smart grid technology and infrastructure +10 % growth in gdp, resulting from every 20 percent increase in ict investment.
Analysts provide it spending outlook for middle east and north africa during gartner symposium/itxpo 2017, 28 february – 2 march, in dubai the devices segment will represent nearly 17 percent of total it spending in 2017 (see table 1), this market is expected to grow 4 percent this year, mainly due. What is more, cloud computing and migration are also projected to grow and drive the it industry in the near future the favourable economic developments in the uae in recent years have positively impacted the it market the country's average annual gdp growth rate during the 2010-2014 period was.
Bahrain ranks among the most open economies in the middle east, and the ict industry is no exception the government has of the economy with strong investment in new network capacity, and public procurement underpinning the industry, bahrain looks set for a period of sustained growth in the ict services segment. Joining newmex as shareholder, partner and gcc regional director in june 2012 advisory board strong gcc market growth is globally outstanding ict solutions are expected to cover problem of teaching skills insufficiency additional teachers' requirement: 2010 to 2020 countries 2010 2020 overall primary.
Competitive advantages of partnering with lebanese ict companies 4 investment opportunities in the lebanese ict sector 5 the e-health market is growing in the arab world, fueled by increasing demand for healthcare services in the gcc expenditure on healthcare services in. This statistic shows information technology spending in the middle east and north africa (mena) region, broken down by industry segment, from 2016 to 2020 spending on devices, such as pcs, tablets, mobile phones, printers, and other hardware, in the middle east is expected to amount to 259 billion us dollars in. Marketsandmarkets paints an optimistic, sharp rise in it infrastructure services consumption in the region, estimating that the market size will grow from $266 billion in 2017 to $879 billion by 2022, at a compound annual growth rate of 27 percent meanwhile, idc estimates that it spending in the uae and.