The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Learning in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited e-Learning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
e-Learning
Rank 56 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing e-Learning 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.17% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.67% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £246
% change year-on-year
- +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £26.50 £15.97
% change year-on-year
-30.18% +65.93%
e-Learning
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 149 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.97% 25.04% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 76 74
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £161 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.00 £16.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

e-Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing e-Learning across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

e-Learning Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

e-Learning
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing e-Learning across the Birmingham region.

e-Learning Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

e-Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing e-Learning across the Birmingham region.

e-Learning Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

e-Learning
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing e-Learning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited e-Learning.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (66.67%) VLE
2 2 (66.67%) Moodle
2 2 (66.67%) Blackboard
2 2 (66.67%) Blackboard Learning System
2 2 (66.67%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) SCORM
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Games

e-Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing e-Learning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited e-Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Blackboard Learning System
1 2 (66.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (66.67%) Final Cut Pro
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) VLE
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (33.33%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Blackboard
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft