The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Learning in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited e-Learning over the 3 months to 29 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.

e-Learning
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 132 147
Contract jobs citing e-Learning 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.14% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £285 £250
% change year-on-year -3.50% +14.00%  
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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 623 824 722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.16% 28.36% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 528 421
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £505 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 69 48
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £52.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

e-Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

e-Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for e-Learning in the South West

e-Learning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for e-Learning in the South West