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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Moodle
Rank 559 523 520
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -3
Contract jobs citing Moodle 40 47 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.091% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.51% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 13
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £17.76 £17.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £15.98 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.23 £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.86 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +3.22%

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
9602 9127 8202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.58% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5769 5480 4671
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 304 406
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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
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 27 March 2015. 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 -17 37 £250 -0.99% 21
London -8 15 £280 +9.80% 8
South East -35 7 £250 +26.58% 10
West Yorkshire -1 6 £175 -41.66%
Yorkshire -11 6 £175 -30.00% 1
Huddersfield - 5 £175 -
East Sussex -4 4 £250 +26.58% 6
East Midlands -5 4 £263 -19.23%
Brighton -6 4 £250 +26.58% 4
City of London +11 3 £300 +50.00% 2
Surrey - 3 £250 -
South West - 2 £320 -
West Midlands -7 1 - -
North West - 1 £175 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £175 - 1
Milton Keynes - - - - 2
Poole - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Derby - - - -
Ferndown - - - -
Galashiels - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 39 (60.00%) E-Learning
2 30 (46.15%) PHP
2 30 (46.15%) CSS
3 28 (43.08%) HTML
4 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.08%) Learning Management System
6 14 (21.54%) VLE
7 13 (20.00%) MySQL
8 10 (15.38%) SQL
8 10 (15.38%) HTML5
9 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
9 8 (12.31%) jQuery
9 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
9 8 (12.31%) Apache
10 7 (10.77%) XML
10 7 (10.77%) Windows
10 7 (10.77%) Linux
10 7 (10.77%) CentOS
10 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
11 6 (9.23%) Blackboard
11 6 (9.23%) Ajax
11 6 (9.23%) Web Design
11 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.23%) CSS3
12 5 (7.69%) LESS
12 5 (7.69%) MS Office
12 5 (7.69%) .NET
12 5 (7.69%) Project Management
12 5 (7.69%) Video Editing

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (12.31%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) IIS
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) Blackboard Learning System
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) Fireworks
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.54%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SSH
2 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) SSL
2 3 (4.62%) DMZ
3 2 (3.08%) Intranet
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.62%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (6.15%) Legal
1 4 (6.15%) Publishing
2 2 (3.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Moodle Developer
3 13 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 10 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Website Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Designer
6 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Web Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) E-Learning Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Instructional Designer
10 1 (1.54%) Development Project Manager
10 1 (1.54%) Product Manager
10 1 (1.54%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) CSS
2 28 (43.08%) HTML
3 10 (15.38%) HTML5
4 8 (12.31%) jQuery
5 7 (10.77%) XML
6 6 (9.23%) Ajax
6 6 (9.23%) CSS3
7 5 (7.69%) .NET
7 5 (7.69%) LESS
8 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.62%) Regular Expression
9 2 (3.08%) Sass
9 2 (3.08%) LAMP
10 1 (1.54%) XML-RPC
10 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.54%) Web Services
10 1 (1.54%) Flash
10 1 (1.54%) XHTML
10 1 (1.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (60.00%) E-Learning
2 15 (23.08%) Learning Management System
3 14 (21.54%) VLE
4 5 (7.69%) Video Editing
5 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Open Source
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) SCORM
7 1 (1.54%) Clustering
7 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
1 7 (10.77%) Linux
1 7 (10.77%) CentOS
2 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) UNIX
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.23%) Web Design
2 5 (7.69%) Project Management
3 4 (6.15%) Workflow
3 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
3 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
3 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
4 3 (4.62%) Data Modelling
4 3 (4.62%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.08%) Information Exploitation
5 2 (3.08%) OOP
5 2 (3.08%) OO
5 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.54%) Content Management
6 1 (1.54%) Information Management
6 1 (1.54%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.54%) CRM
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.54%) Time Management
6 1 (1.54%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) PHP
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.38%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.15%) C#
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
6 3 (4.62%) VB
6 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.62%) sed
7 2 (3.08%) PHP5
8 1 (1.54%) Java
8 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) WSUS
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Blackboard
3 4 (6.15%) Adobe
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.62%) Sophos
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