The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Learning in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited e-Learning over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
e-Learning
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Contract jobs citing e-Learning 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 1.34% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £170 £250 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £186 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £490 £269
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £286 £250
% change year-on-year -3.93% +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 284 448 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 31.63% 29.47% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 221 190
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +129.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

e-Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

e-Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for e-Learning in Edinburgh

e-Learning
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for e-Learning.

1 3 (75.00%) Moodle
1 3 (75.00%) VLE
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Blackboard
2 2 (50.00%) Blackboard Learn
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

e-Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Moodle
2 2 (50.00%) Blackboard Learn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technologist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) VLE
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Blackboard