The table below looks at the prevalence of the term E-Learning in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Learning over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
E-Learning (eLearning, Electronic Learning)
Rank 138 107 123
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Contract jobs citing E-Learning 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 0.91% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £238 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -20.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £285 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -30.00%
E-Learning
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
630 439 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.26% 19.67% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 263 320
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £173 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 54
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.36 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.13% -59.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £38.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

E-Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Learning across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

E-Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

E-Learning
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Learning across the South West region.

E-Learning Daily Rate Trend in the South West

E-Learning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Learning across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

E-Learning Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

E-Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Learning across the South West region.

E-Learning Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

E-Learning
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Learning within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 3 £425 - 1
Wiltshire -14 1 £275 - 1
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
E-Learning
England

E-Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing E-Learning 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 E-Learning.

1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Haml
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design

E-Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing E-Learning 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 E-Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Flash Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Flash Designer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (25.00%) Haml
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware