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 28 September 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.

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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blackboard
Rank - 640 612
Contract jobs citing Blackboard 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.009% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.63%
Blackboard
UK

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
22236 22871 23545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.79% 43.29% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 13757 13551
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 787 981 1097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VLE
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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Rate: circ £400 - £500 per day DOE
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