The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Blackboard products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackboard over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Blackboard, Inc.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blackboard
UK / England
Rank 567 587 575
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Blackboard 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £388 -
% change year-on-year
-56.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.93 -

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18774 19708 20813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.20% 43.03% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11666 11753 12409
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 662 805 918
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Blackboard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Blackboard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Blackboard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Blackboard
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Blackboard Daily Rate Trend in England

Blackboard
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Blackboard Hourly Rate Trend in England

Blackboard
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackboard within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 - - 1
Blackboard
UK

Blackboard
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Blackboard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Blackboard.

1 3 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 3 (100.00%) Moodle
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SumTotal
2 2 (66.67%) VLE
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis

Blackboard
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (100.00%) Moodle
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SumTotal
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago