May 06, 2015

UAE Overtakes Saudi Arabia in Oil & Gas Opportunities for UK Contractors

The UAE has now overtaken Saudi Arabia as the most active centre in the Middle East for UK Oil & Gas contractors. The UAE currently represents 43% of the jobs available to UK contractors, despite producing just 14%* of the area’s Oil & Gas.

Analysis of 1,591 jobs available to UK Oil & Gas contractors showed that 689 were based in UAE.

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Saudi Arabia represents 27% of the jobs available to UK contractors in the Middle East, but produces almost 40% of the Middle East’s Oil & Gas, substantially more than the UAE.

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