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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Moodle
Rank 589 606 575
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Contract jobs citing Moodle 55 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.063% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.34% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 35
Average daily rate £288 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £328 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.86 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +11.62%

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
10467 10280 9636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.74% 18.46% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6854 6229 5931
Average daily rate £423 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 383 319
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.83 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.08 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 41 £300 +11.62% 8
London +11 25 £288 +2.67% 2
Wales - 14 £275 -
South Wales - 14 £275 -
Cardiff - 14 £275 -
South East -2 7 - -
North West -3 6 £370 +111.42% 1
Brighton +5 5 - -
East Sussex -2 5 - -
Hove - 5 - -
Lancashire - 4 £360 -
Preston - 3 £350 -
South West +6 2 £1,846 +476.87% 1
Manchester -8 2 £400 +128.57% 1
Winchester - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Bolton - 2 £400 -
City of London +37 1 £425 +41.66%
Swindon +1 1 £1,846 +476.87%
Wiltshire 0 1 £1,846 +476.87%
Yorkshire -2 1 £298 +70.00%
West Yorkshire -7 1 £298 +70.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £1,846 -
Somerset - 1 £1,846 -
Gloucester - 1 £1,846 -
Bath - 1 £1,846 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £1,846 -
Leeds - 1 £298 -

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 45 (54.22%) PHP
1 45 (54.22%) MySQL
2 44 (53.01%) HTML
2 44 (53.01%) e-Learning
3 43 (51.81%) CSS
4 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
5 25 (30.12%) jQuery
6 18 (21.69%) Photoshop
7 16 (19.28%) Apache
8 15 (18.07%) Adobe
8 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
9 14 (16.87%) Windows
9 14 (16.87%) Dreamweaver
9 14 (16.87%) Project Management
10 11 (13.25%) ITIL
10 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (12.05%) Augmented Reality
11 10 (12.05%) 3D Animation
12 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.84%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (9.64%) Change Control
13 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.43%) VLE
15 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
15 6 (7.23%) Linux
15 6 (7.23%) SQL
15 6 (7.23%) HTML5
15 6 (7.23%) Learning Management System
16 5 (6.02%) QA
16 5 (6.02%) MS Office

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 16 (19.28%) Apache
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.41%) Totara
3 1 (1.20%) Blackboard Learn
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Photoshop
2 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.02%) MS Office
4 4 (4.82%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (1.20%) Acrobat
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (1.20%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) GitHub
2 2 (2.41%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (54.22%) MySQL
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) MS Access
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) Selenium
3 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.41%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (3.61%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (62.65%) Developer
2 36 (43.37%) Moodle Developer
3 26 (31.33%) PHP Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Technologist
5 12 (14.46%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.64%) e-Learning Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Designer
7 5 (6.02%) e-Learning Designer
7 5 (6.02%) Instructional Designer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (3.61%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (2.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (2.41%) Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.01%) HTML
2 43 (51.81%) CSS
3 25 (30.12%) jQuery
4 6 (7.23%) HTML5
5 3 (3.61%) Ajax
6 2 (2.41%) DHTML
6 2 (2.41%) LAMP
6 2 (2.41%) Web Services
7 1 (1.20%) CSS3
7 1 (1.20%) Flash
7 1 (1.20%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 44 (53.01%) e-Learning
2 10 (12.05%) Augmented Reality
3 7 (8.43%) VLE
4 6 (7.23%) Learning Management System
5 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.02%) User Experience
6 4 (4.82%) NHS
7 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.20%) Psychology
8 1 (1.20%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 6 (7.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) CentOS
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Project Management
2 11 (13.25%) ITIL
3 10 (12.05%) 3D Animation
4 9 (10.84%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (10.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (9.64%) Change Control
6 5 (6.02%) Content Development
6 5 (6.02%) Migration
7 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.41%) BDD
8 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.41%) Kanban
8 2 (2.41%) Open Source
8 2 (2.41%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.41%) Scrum
8 2 (2.41%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) TDD
8 2 (2.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (2.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) PHP
2 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.23%) SQL
4 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) HND
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Adobe
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.61%) Blackboard
4 2 (2.41%) HP
4 2 (2.41%) Zend
5 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) Lotus
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Veeam
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
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