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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM)
Rank 633 647 616
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Contract jobs citing SCORM 14 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.021% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.064% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
Median daily rate £356 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.25% -16.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £238 £300
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.92%

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
18062 18695 18267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.41% 32.50% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11655 11714 10927
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 682 766 772
Median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +7 14 £356 +42.25%
South West +15 5 £350 +47.36%
London -14 4 £391 +20.06%
East of England - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Swindon - 3 £350 -
Wiltshire - 3 £350 -
Bristol 0 2 £388 +55.00%
South East +13 1 - -
West Midlands -33 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

SCORM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 26 (92.86%) e-Learning
2 19 (67.86%) Learning Management System
3 17 (60.71%) Adobe
4 13 (46.43%) Adobe Captivate
5 12 (42.86%) Content Development
6 8 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (17.86%) HTML5
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.86%) Games
8 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.29%) ERP
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
9 4 (14.29%) CSS
9 4 (14.29%) MS Office
9 4 (14.29%) CMS
10 3 (10.71%) Legal
10 3 (10.71%) Publishing
10 3 (10.71%) Web Design
10 3 (10.71%) Animation
10 3 (10.71%) Video Editing
10 3 (10.71%) Flash
10 3 (10.71%) Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (7.14%) LEMP Stack

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 4 (14.29%) CMS
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Moodle
2 2 (7.14%) nginx
2 2 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
4 4 (14.29%) MS Office
4 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (7.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Infor LN
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Grunt
1 2 (7.14%) gulp
General
1 5 (17.86%) Games
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Publishing
4 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Local Government
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Designer
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Instructional Designer
3 6 (21.43%) e-Learning Designer
4 5 (17.86%) Trainer
5 3 (10.71%) Content Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Author
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 2 (7.14%) e-Learning Developer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Author
7 1 (3.57%) e-Learning Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) ERP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Trainer
7 1 (3.57%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) HTML5
3 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) Flash
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 2 (7.14%) CSS3
5 2 (7.14%) LAMP
5 2 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (7.14%) LESS
5 2 (7.14%) Meteor
5 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) PhoneGap
5 2 (7.14%) Sass
5 2 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (7.14%) XHTML
5 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) e-Learning
2 19 (67.86%) Learning Management System
3 3 (10.71%) Animation
3 3 (10.71%) Video Editing
4 2 (7.14%) Fintech
4 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Content Development
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Open Source
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Business Development
6 1 (3.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
2 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Adobe
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Infor
3 2 (7.14%) SAP