The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Learning in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited e-Learning over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
e-Learning
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 57 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4  
Contract jobs citing e-Learning 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.56% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £286 £250
% change year-on-year -3.93% +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £11.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.63 £24.25
% change year-on-year -17.55% -19.07%  

e-Learning is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 186 177 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.66% 27.44% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 110 102
Median daily rate £413 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £38.00 £26.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

e-Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing e-Learning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for e-Learning in Birmingham

e-Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing e-Learning in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for e-Learning in Birmingham

e-Learning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing e-Learning in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for e-Learning in Birmingham

e-Learning
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing e-Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for e-Learning.

1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
1 2 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VLE
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Moodle

e-Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (25.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) HR Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
1 1 (25.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft