The table below looks at the statistics for Moodle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Moodle over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Moodle
Rank 620 627 598
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Contract jobs citing Moodle 27 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.067% 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 23
Median daily rate £250 £263 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £226 £210
% change year-on-year
+32.59% +7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.60 £11.96 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% -63.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.60 £11.96 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.38% -63.19%

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
9936 10383 10147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.79% 17.89% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6494 6618 6045
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 327 411
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

Moodle
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Moodle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Moodle within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 27 £250 - 12
London +4 11 £175 -55.55% 3
South East +9 5 £238 +18.75% 3
South West +16 4 £263 -27.58% 1
Brighton +1 4 £300 +4.34% 2
East Sussex 0 4 £300 +4.34% 2
West Midlands -28 3 £300 +32.59% 3
Bristol - 3 £325 -
Yorkshire +9 2 £350 - 1
Birmingham -7 2 - - 2
East of England +10 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
Warwickshire -2 1 £300 +41.17%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £175 +16.66%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £175 -
York - 1 - -
Leamington Spa - 1 £300 -
Bradford - 1 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 - -

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Moodle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Moodle.

1 48 (67.61%) PHP
2 46 (64.79%) e-Learning
3 43 (60.56%) MySQL
4 33 (46.48%) HTML
5 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
5 31 (43.66%) CSS
6 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
6 21 (29.58%) Apache
7 17 (23.94%) Windows
8 15 (21.13%) Project Management
9 14 (19.72%) HTML5
10 13 (18.31%) ITIL
10 13 (18.31%) VLE
10 13 (18.31%) jQuery
10 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (15.49%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (15.49%) SQL
12 10 (14.08%) Photoshop
12 10 (14.08%) Linux
12 10 (14.08%) Change Control
13 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
14 8 (11.27%) Learning Management System
14 8 (11.27%) LAMP
15 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
15 7 (9.86%) Adobe
15 7 (9.86%) Web Development
15 7 (9.86%) GitHub
15 7 (9.86%) Content Development
16 6 (8.45%) Ajax

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (29.58%) Apache
2 5 (7.04%) CMS
2 5 (7.04%) WordPress
3 4 (5.63%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Drupal
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.23%) Acrobat
4 3 (4.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) SSH
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (60.56%) MySQL
2 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.82%) Grunt
3 2 (2.82%) gulp
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.23%) Multimedia
2 2 (2.82%) Military
3 1 (1.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 26 (36.62%) Moodle Developer
3 24 (33.80%) PHP Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Technologist
7 5 (7.04%) e-Learning Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Designer
8 4 (5.63%) e-Learning Designer
8 4 (5.63%) Instructional Designer
8 4 (5.63%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.23%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Consultant
10 2 (2.82%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Junior
10 2 (2.82%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) HTML
2 31 (43.66%) CSS
3 14 (19.72%) HTML5
4 13 (18.31%) jQuery
5 8 (11.27%) LAMP
6 6 (8.45%) Ajax
7 3 (4.23%) .NET
7 3 (4.23%) CSS3
7 3 (4.23%) Web Services
8 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.82%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.82%) DHTML
8 2 (2.82%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.82%) LESS
8 2 (2.82%) Meteor
8 2 (2.82%) Node.js
8 2 (2.82%) PhoneGap
8 2 (2.82%) Sass
8 2 (2.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (64.79%) e-Learning
2 13 (18.31%) VLE
3 8 (11.27%) Learning Management System
4 6 (8.45%) NHS
5 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.04%) User Experience
6 4 (5.63%) SCORM
7 3 (4.23%) Social Media
8 2 (2.82%) Video Editing
8 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) CentOS
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Project Management
2 13 (18.31%) ITIL
3 11 (15.49%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (14.08%) Change Control
5 7 (9.86%) Content Development
5 7 (9.86%) Web Development
6 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.63%) Migration
8 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.23%) OOP
8 3 (4.23%) Scrum
8 3 (4.23%) Time Management
8 3 (4.23%) Web Design
9 2 (2.82%) Content Management
9 2 (2.82%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (2.82%) Open Source
9 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) PHP
2 31 (43.66%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) ActionScript
4 2 (2.82%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (2.82%) C#
5 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) HND
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Adobe
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Zend
3 1 (1.41%) HP
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
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