E-Business Skills Gap Threatens Sustainable Growth 2017 ReportBack
ArabNet and Notre Dame University investigate the skills gap affecting digital business in the MENA regionfocusing mainly on Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Lebanon. It will present necessary insight for business owners, managers, employees, job-seekers as well as educational institutions to approach the skills gap crisis in the most effective way.
89% of Surveyrespondents confirm that knowledge of the business is the most required technical skill
45% of Surveyrespondents said that social media skill is the skill least in demand
24% of Saudi startupsraised funding from angel networks.
The highest ratioof females to males working in the digital sector is 44% in the UAE, followed by the KSA at 24% and 23% in Lebanon