The table below looks at the prevalence of the term E-Learning in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Learning over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
E-Learning (eLearning, Electronic Learning)
Rank 110 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing E-Learning 6 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.69% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 2.76% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£410 £300 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £233 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -28.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £11.93 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.79% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £15.97 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+51.84% -13.08%
E-Learning
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
590 544 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.74% 24.92% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 308 185
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 36 69
Average hourly rate £26.00 £24.38 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.48 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

E-Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Learning across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

E-Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

E-Learning
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Learning across the West Midlands region.

E-Learning Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

E-Learning
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Learning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

E-Learning Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

E-Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Learning across the West Midlands region.

E-Learning Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

E-Learning
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Learning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Coventry +2 3 £410 -
Warwickshire -5 2 £163 - 1
Birmingham -6 1 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
E-Learning
England

E-Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing E-Learning 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 E-Learning.

1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) Learning Management System
3 2 (14.29%) Moodle
3 2 (14.29%) Blackboard
3 2 (14.29%) Blackboard Learning System
3 2 (14.29%) MOS
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (14.29%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (14.29%) SCORM
3 2 (14.29%) VLE
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) BPR
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server

E-Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing E-Learning 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 E-Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Moodle
1 2 (14.29%) Blackboard Learning System
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (14.29%) Final Cut Pro
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Development Manager
2 3 (21.43%) E-Learning Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Trainer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Trainer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Learning Management System
2 2 (14.29%) SCORM
2 2 (14.29%) VLE
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) SOA
1 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BPR
1 1 (7.14%) OO
1 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.14%) TDD
1 1 (7.14%) Service Management
1 1 (7.14%) Change Management
1 1 (7.14%) ITSM
1 1 (7.14%) Scrum
1 1 (7.14%) Change Control
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
1 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MOS
2 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Blackboard
4 1 (7.14%) Google