The first table below looks at the demand for Moodle skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Moodle over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Application Platforms category 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moodle
Rank 538 491 543
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +52
Contract jobs citing Moodle 52 12 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.028% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 14
Average daily rate £250 £246 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -10.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £308 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +63.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-22.89% +118.42%
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Moodle
UK

Moodle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Moodle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Moodle
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Moodle Daily Rate Trend in England

Moodle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Moodle across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Moodle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Moodle
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Moodle Hourly Rate Trend in England

Moodle
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 Moodle within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London -1 29 £255 +9.67% 3
South East -2 13 £198 -40.15% 8
Yorkshire -17 4 £250 +25.00% 1
West Midlands - 3 £250 - 2
East Midlands -7 2 £300 -
East of England -26 1 £135 -
South West - - - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Moodle
UK

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Moodle 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 Moodle.

1 45 (61.64%) PHP
2 29 (39.73%) E-Learning
3 28 (38.36%) VLE
4 26 (35.62%) HTML
4 26 (35.62%) MySQL
5 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
6 21 (28.77%) CSS
7 14 (19.18%) LAMP
8 13 (17.81%) jQuery
8 13 (17.81%) HTML5
9 12 (16.44%) Learning Management System
10 11 (15.07%) CSS3
11 10 (13.70%) Drupal
11 10 (13.70%) Web Services
12 9 (12.33%) Degree
13 8 (10.96%) SQL
13 8 (10.96%) Project Management
14 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
14 7 (9.59%) WordPress
15 6 (8.22%) Apache
16 5 (6.85%) OOP
16 5 (6.85%) OO
16 5 (6.85%) Photoshop
16 5 (6.85%) Zend
16 5 (6.85%) Adobe Illustrator
17 4 (5.48%) SCORM
17 4 (5.48%) Saba
17 4 (5.48%) Multimedia
17 4 (5.48%) Confluence
17 4 (5.48%) Performance Testing

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Moodle 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 Moodle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) Drupal
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) WordPress
3 6 (8.22%) Apache
4 4 (5.48%) Confluence
5 3 (4.11%) Sakai Project
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.11%) SugarCRM
6 2 (2.74%) nginx
7 1 (1.37%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) MySQL
2 3 (4.11%) DB2
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) JIRA
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.37%) JMeter
General
1 4 (5.48%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.37%) Back Office
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) PHP Developer
2 20 (27.40%) Moodle Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Web Developer
4 10 (13.70%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Designer
6 5 (6.85%) E-Learning Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Instructional Designer
9 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Portal Developer
9 2 (2.74%) PHP Programmer
9 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (2.74%) IT Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Portal Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) HTML
2 21 (28.77%) CSS
3 14 (19.18%) LAMP
4 13 (17.81%) jQuery
4 13 (17.81%) HTML5
5 11 (15.07%) CSS3
6 10 (13.70%) Web Services
7 3 (4.11%) SOAP
8 2 (2.74%) Ajax
8 2 (2.74%) YUI
8 2 (2.74%) Flash
8 2 (2.74%) .NET
8 2 (2.74%) Yii
9 1 (1.37%) J2EE
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.37%) XML
9 1 (1.37%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.73%) E-Learning
2 28 (38.36%) VLE
3 12 (16.44%) Learning Management System
4 4 (5.48%) SCORM
5 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) Photography
6 2 (2.74%) Open Source
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) UNIX
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.96%) Project Management
2 5 (6.85%) OOP
2 5 (6.85%) OO
3 4 (5.48%) Performance Testing
4 3 (4.11%) MVC
4 3 (4.11%) Workflow
4 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.11%) Web Design
4 3 (4.11%) Content Management
5 2 (2.74%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (2.74%) Migration
5 2 (2.74%) Change Management
5 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.74%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (1.37%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.37%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (61.64%) PHP
2 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.96%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) PHP5
6 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) IBM Certification
2 3 (4.11%) IBM WebSphere Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.74%) Shibboleth
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Zend
2 4 (5.48%) Saba
3 3 (4.11%) IBM
3 3 (4.11%) Blackboard
3 3 (4.11%) Capita
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.37%) BT
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) Docent
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