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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Moodle
UK
Rank 564 602 589
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Contract jobs citing Moodle 30 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.052% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 20
Median daily rate £275 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £258 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £300 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £293 £250
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.93 -

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
7922 8814 9039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.47% 16.95% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5150 5623 5540
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 236 310
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.40 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.21% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 22 February 2017.

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 20 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +42 24 £300 - 10
London +24 12 £288 -4.16% 4
South East +19 5 £215 -
Edinburgh - 5 £160 -
Scotland - 5 £160 - 1
East of England - 4 £350 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 2
Cambridge - 3 - - 2
Surrey - 3 £215 -
East Sussex -4 2 - -
Brighton -5 2 - -
South West - 2 £550 -
Bath - 2 £550 -
Somerset - 2 £550 -
West Yorkshire +16 1 - - 3
Yorkshire +14 1 - - 3
Leeds +1 1 - -
City of London - 1 £275 -
Suffolk - 1 £350 -
Newmarket - 1 £350 -

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 32 (41.56%) HTML
2 31 (40.26%) e-Learning
3 28 (36.36%) PHP
4 25 (32.47%) CSS
5 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
6 22 (28.57%) MySQL
7 12 (15.58%) VLE
8 8 (10.39%) Blackboard
8 8 (10.39%) jQuery
8 8 (10.39%) Degree
8 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.09%) SCORM
10 6 (7.79%) Project Management
10 6 (7.79%) Windows
11 5 (6.49%) ITIL
11 5 (6.49%) SQL
11 5 (6.49%) Learning Management System
11 5 (6.49%) Content Development
12 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
12 4 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (5.19%) Functional Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
12 4 (5.19%) Automation Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Open Source
12 4 (5.19%) HTML5
12 4 (5.19%) Hudson
12 4 (5.19%) Selenium
12 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
12 4 (5.19%) IIS

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 4 (5.19%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) Blackboard Learn
2 3 (3.90%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.30%) MTS
4 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.60%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.60%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Hudson
1 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.19%) Selenium
2 3 (3.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.30%) Advertising
1 1 (1.30%) Banking
1 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) Developer
2 31 (40.26%) Moodle Developer
3 12 (15.58%) PHP Developer
4 9 (11.69%) MySQL Developer
4 9 (11.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Technologist
7 5 (6.49%) e-Learning Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.90%) Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.60%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.60%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Service Management Officer
10 2 (2.60%) SSRS Report Writer
10 2 (2.60%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.56%) HTML
2 25 (32.47%) CSS
3 8 (10.39%) jQuery
4 4 (5.19%) HTML5
5 3 (3.90%) CSS3
6 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.60%) Web Services
7 1 (1.30%) .NET
7 1 (1.30%) LAMP
7 1 (1.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) e-Learning
2 12 (15.58%) VLE
3 7 (9.09%) SCORM
4 5 (6.49%) Learning Management System
5 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.30%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (7.79%) Project Management
3 5 (6.49%) Content Development
3 5 (6.49%) ITIL
4 4 (5.19%) Automation Testing
4 4 (5.19%) Functional Testing
4 4 (5.19%) Open Source
4 4 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (5.19%) Scrum
4 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
4 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
5 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.90%) Regression Testing
5 3 (3.90%) Service Management
5 3 (3.90%) UML
6 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.60%) CRM
6 2 (2.60%) DSDM
6 2 (2.60%) ITSM
6 2 (2.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) PHP
2 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.49%) SQL
4 2 (2.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Blackboard
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe
2 2 (2.60%) Facebook
2 2 (2.60%) SumTotal
2 2 (2.60%) Twitter
3 1 (1.30%) Apple