The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCORM in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCORM over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM)
Rank 624 602 580
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -22
Contract jobs citing SCORM 2 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.062% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate £110 £225 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% -31.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 £225 £328
% change year-on-year
-51.11% -31.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.33 - -
UK excluding London average 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
16596 16129 15942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.26% 31.14% 32.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10700 10027 9635
Average daily rate £425 £415 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 688 665
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

SCORM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCORM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCORM within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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 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 -10 2 £110 -59.25% 2
North West -17 2 £110 -
Manchester - 1 £110 -
Lancashire - 1 - -

SCORM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SCORM 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 SCORM.

1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) Learning Management System
2 9 (50.00%) Adobe
3 8 (44.44%) e-Learning
3 8 (44.44%) Adobe Captivate
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) ERP
6 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 4 (22.22%) Infor
8 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 2 (11.11%) Publishing
9 2 (11.11%) RoboHelp
9 2 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
9 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.56%) Multimedia

SCORM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SCORM 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 SCORM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Moodle
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Adobe Captivate
2 7 (38.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (11.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Author
2 2 (11.11%) e-Learning Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Author
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Designer
3 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
3 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Programmer
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Learning Management System
2 8 (44.44%) e-Learning
3 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Animation
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ERP
1 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Adobe
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Infor
4 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) SAP