Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Blackboard products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Blackboard over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Blackboard, Inc.

Blackboard
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 413 601 -
Rank change year-on-year +188 - +587
Contract jobs citing Blackboard 10 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.005% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.012% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £100 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.67% - -
England median daily rate £100 £325 £500
% change year-on-year -69.23% -35.00% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 - -

Blackboard is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,667 16,235 18,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.09% 40.41% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,992 10,861 12,323
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.72%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 255 345
Median hourly rate £29.03 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.21% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £14.44 £12.76 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.79 £50.63 £54.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -

Blackboard
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Blackboard as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Blackboard in London

Blackboard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Blackboard in London.

Daily rate trend for Blackboard in London

Blackboard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Blackboard in London.

Hourly rate trend for Blackboard in London

Blackboard
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackboard within the London region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +112 1 - -
Blackboard
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Blackboard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Blackboard.

1 10 (100.00%) Moodle
2 9 (90.00%) Learning Management System
2 9 (90.00%) Publishing
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Lucidchart
3 5 (50.00%) Camtasia
4 4 (40.00%) Instructional Design
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Animation
5 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
6 1 (10.00%) VLE
6 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Post-Production

Blackboard
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (100.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Camtasia
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Lucidchart
General
1 9 (90.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Instructional Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Content Manager
2 2 (20.00%) e-Learning Designer
2 2 (20.00%) e-Learning Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Learning Management System
2 2 (20.00%) Animation
2 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (10.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Instructional Design
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft