The table below looks at the statistics for Moodle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Moodle over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moodle
Rank 570 565 562
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Moodle 42 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.040% 0.073%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.23% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 21
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£250 £225 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £339 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £231 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.18% -42.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% +91.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £20.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10240 9236 10077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.51% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6163 5455 5642
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 372 494
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Moodle
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Moodle Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Moodle
Daily Rate Trend

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

Moodle Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Moodle
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Moodle within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Moodle Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Moodle
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Moodle Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Moodle
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Moodle within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Moodle Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Moodle
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Moodle within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
England +13 42 £250 +11.11% 10
London +26 22 £275 +22.22% 4
South East +13 14 £210 +20.00% 3
East Sussex -1 12 £210 +20.00%
Brighton - 11 £210 -
City of London +34 10 £250 +11.11%
West Midlands -17 2 £235 +1.62% 2
Surrey - 2 £95 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £235 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Reigate - 1 £95 - 2
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Telford - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Nottingham - - - -

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 67 (66.34%) PHP
2 57 (56.44%) E-Learning
3 35 (34.65%) HTML
4 32 (31.68%) MySQL
5 26 (25.74%) VLE
6 22 (21.78%) HTML5
7 19 (18.81%) Apache
8 18 (17.82%) CSS
8 18 (17.82%) SQL
9 17 (16.83%) SCORM
10 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
11 15 (14.85%) Flash
11 15 (14.85%) Learning Management System
12 14 (13.86%) CentOS
12 14 (13.86%) Linux
12 14 (13.86%) OO
13 13 (12.87%) OOP
14 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
14 12 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
14 12 (11.88%) Drupal
15 11 (10.89%) Bash Shell
15 11 (10.89%) Ethernet
15 11 (10.89%) Content Management
15 11 (10.89%) Legal
16 10 (9.90%) LAMP
16 10 (9.90%) SSH
16 10 (9.90%) Data Modelling
16 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
16 10 (9.90%) Web Services

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 19 (18.81%) Apache
2 12 (11.88%) Drupal
3 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.96%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.99%) Blackboard Learning System
6 1 (0.99%) Lync
6 1 (0.99%) Mule
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.99%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) Ethernet
2 10 (9.90%) SSH
3 5 (4.95%) Internet
4 3 (2.97%) LDAP
5 2 (1.98%) Intranet
6 1 (0.99%) ADSL
6 1 (0.99%) VoIP
6 1 (0.99%) DNS
6 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.68%) MySQL
2 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.98%) Subversion
2 2 (1.98%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.98%) JIRA
3 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (10.89%) Legal
2 2 (1.98%) Games
2 2 (1.98%) Publishing
2 2 (1.98%) Interactive Media
2 2 (1.98%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 66 (65.35%) Developer
2 25 (24.75%) PHP Developer
3 22 (21.78%) Moodle Developer
4 16 (15.84%) E-Learning Developer
5 10 (9.90%) Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Instructional Designer
8 4 (3.96%) Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Designer
9 3 (2.97%) Development Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Interactive Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Website Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Programmer
9 3 (2.97%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.65%) HTML
2 22 (21.78%) HTML5
3 18 (17.82%) CSS
4 15 (14.85%) Flash
5 10 (9.90%) LAMP
5 10 (9.90%) Web Services
5 10 (9.90%) Regular Expression
5 10 (9.90%) jQuery
6 5 (4.95%) .NET
6 5 (4.95%) XML
6 5 (4.95%) SOAP
6 5 (4.95%) Ajax
7 4 (3.96%) CSS3
8 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.98%) XSLT
8 2 (1.98%) JSON
8 2 (1.98%) Yii
9 1 (0.99%) REST
9 1 (0.99%) Sass
9 1 (0.99%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (56.44%) E-Learning
2 26 (25.74%) VLE
3 17 (16.83%) SCORM
4 15 (14.85%) Learning Management System
5 6 (5.94%) Open Source
6 5 (4.95%) User Experience
7 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.98%) Animation
8 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.99%) iPad
9 1 (0.99%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.99%) NHS
9 1 (0.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) CentOS
1 14 (13.86%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Scientific Linux
3 3 (2.97%) Windows
3 3 (2.97%) Debian
3 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.86%) OO
2 13 (12.87%) OOP
3 11 (10.89%) Content Management
4 10 (9.90%) Data Modelling
4 10 (9.90%) Performance Testing
5 6 (5.94%) Project Management
6 5 (4.95%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (4.95%) Time Management
7 4 (3.96%) TOGAF
7 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.96%) Workflow
7 4 (3.96%) Migration
7 4 (3.96%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.97%) MVC
8 3 (2.97%) Web Development
9 2 (1.98%) Project Planning
9 2 (1.98%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (1.98%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 67 (66.34%) PHP
2 18 (17.82%) SQL
3 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.89%) Bash Shell
5 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
5 10 (9.90%) Perl
5 10 (9.90%) sed
6 5 (4.95%) ActionScript
7 4 (3.96%) C++
7 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.96%) Java
7 4 (3.96%) PHP5
8 3 (2.97%) Python
9 1 (0.99%) C
9 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.99%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Sendmail
2 3 (2.97%) Postfix
2 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.97%) KVM
2 3 (2.97%) NFS
2 3 (2.97%) Samba
2 3 (2.97%) Xen
3 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.99%) XenApp
4 1 (0.99%) vSphere
4 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.99%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.93%) Zend
3 6 (5.94%) Blackboard
4 4 (3.96%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) Adobe
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.99%) Veeam
6 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (0.99%) HP
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) BMC
6 1 (0.99%) Lotus
6 1 (0.99%) Sophos
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Saba
6 1 (0.99%) BT
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