The first table below looks at the demand for ECDL in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ECDL over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 547 513 563
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +50
Contract jobs citing ECDL 10 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.11% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £245
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £15.89 £10.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.89 £10.40
% change year-on-year
- +52.74%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10051 7856 9696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.57% 18.19% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5762 4193 5089
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 503 448 527
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
ECDL
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ECDL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ECDL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ECDL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ECDL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ECDL Daily Rate Trend in England

ECDL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ECDL across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ECDL Daily Rate Histogram in England

ECDL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ECDL Hourly Rate Trend in England

ECDL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ECDL within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East - 9 £325 -
London - - - - 1
ECDL
UK

ECDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ECDL 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 ECDL.

1 15 (55.56%) NHS
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) MS Office
4 5 (18.52%) Agresso
5 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Statistics
7 2 (7.41%) MOS
7 2 (7.41%) Information Management
7 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (7.41%) Russian Language
7 2 (7.41%) Cerner Millennium
7 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.41%) MCT
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) SLA
7 2 (7.41%) NetWare
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.41%) Back Office
7 2 (7.41%) Remedy
7 2 (7.41%) Cerner
7 2 (7.41%) Novell
7 2 (7.41%) Apple

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ECDL 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 ECDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Agresso
2 2 (7.41%) Cerner Millennium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
1 2 (7.41%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Information Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) NHS Information Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Trainer
3 7 (25.93%) IT Trainer
4 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.70%) Project Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) IT Support
4 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Data Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) NHS
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) Health Informatics
3 1 (3.70%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) NetWare
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Information Management
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MOS
2 2 (7.41%) MCT
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cerner
2 2 (7.41%) Novell
2 2 (7.41%) Apple
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) BT
3 1 (3.70%) Infoflex
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Experis Engineering
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Computer Futures
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