The table below looks at the statistics for ECDL in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ECDL over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank - 414 -
Contract jobs citing ECDL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.028% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £112 £110 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -66.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.63
ECDL
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3859 3615 3777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.05% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2418 2362
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.57 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

ECDL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ECDL Jobs Demand Trend in London

ECDL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ECDL Daily Rate Trend in London

ECDL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ECDL Hourly Rate Trend in London

ECDL
Top 11 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MOS
3 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Trainer
1 3 (100.00%) Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Legal IT Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MOS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix