The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCORM in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCORM over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM)
Rank 609 630 642
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Contract jobs citing SCORM 15 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.029% 0.024%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.087% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 12
Median daily rate £225 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £315 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £615 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £47.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.51% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.33 -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16140 18486 18212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.63% 33.39% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10434 11625 11534
Median daily rate £430 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 792 764
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

SCORM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SCORM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

SCORM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SCORM
Daily Rate Trend

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

SCORM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SCORM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCORM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SCORM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SCORM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SCORM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SCORM
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCORM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
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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 +9 15 £225 -40.00% 2
London +3 6 £268 -28.66%
East of England - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
South East +22 3 £225 -
Brighton - 2 £225 -
East Sussex - 2 £225 -
City of London -6 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £550 -

SCORM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCORM 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 SCORM.

1 27 (90.00%) e-Learning
2 15 (50.00%) Learning Management System
3 14 (46.67%) Content Development
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) Adobe
4 12 (40.00%) Adobe Captivate
5 11 (36.67%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (20.00%) Moodle
8 6 (20.00%) Flash
8 6 (20.00%) Games
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) Animation
8 6 (20.00%) Video Editing
8 6 (20.00%) Web Design
9 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 4 (13.33%) Degree
11 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.00%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) WordPress
11 3 (10.00%) Legal
11 3 (10.00%) Publishing
11 3 (10.00%) Retail
11 3 (10.00%) Project Management
11 3 (10.00%) PHP
11 3 (10.00%) MySQL
11 3 (10.00%) SAP
11 3 (10.00%) XML

SCORM
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 6 (20.00%) Moodle
2 3 (10.00%) WordPress
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) CMS
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Grunt
1 2 (6.67%) gulp
2 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Publishing
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Designer
2 13 (43.33%) Instructional Designer
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) e-Learning Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Content Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Trainer
6 2 (6.67%) Author
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Trainer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Author
6 2 (6.67%) Technologist
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) e-Learning Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) ICT Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Developer
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
7 1 (3.33%) XML Developer
7 1 (3.33%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) HTML5
3 6 (20.00%) Flash
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) CSS3
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
5 2 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (6.67%) LESS
5 2 (6.67%) Meteor
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
5 2 (6.67%) PhoneGap
5 2 (6.67%) Sass
5 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (90.00%) e-Learning
2 15 (50.00%) Learning Management System
3 6 (20.00%) Animation
3 6 (20.00%) Video Editing
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) Replication
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Content Development
2 8 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Web Design
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) Metadata Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Google
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