The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Moodle skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Moodle over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Moodle
UK
Rank 559 608 591
Rank change year-on-year +49 -17  
Contract jobs citing Moodle 24 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.060% 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 29
Median daily rate £300 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £1,846 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £360 £248
% change year-on-year -16.66% +45.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.43%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.86
% change year-on-year - -2.01%  

Moodle is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7799 9160 9338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.36% 17.21% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5106 5825 5538
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 226 346
Median hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

Moodle
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Moodle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Moodle over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Moodle within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 18 £338 +3.76% 5
London +29 7 £325 +8.33% 3
Scotland - 6 £160 - 2
Edinburgh - 5 £150 -
South East +7 3 - -
East of England - 3 £325 -
South West +5 2 £550 -70.20%
Somerset +2 2 £550 -70.20%
Bath +1 2 £550 -70.20%
Cambridge - 2 £300 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £300 -
North West +23 1 £150 -58.33%
Yorkshire +17 1 £425 +45.29% 1
West Midlands +16 1 £300 - 1
East Sussex 0 1 - -
Brighton -3 1 - -
Newmarket - 1 £350 -
Suffolk - 1 £350 -

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Moodle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Moodle.

1 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 27 (37.50%) e-Learning
3 24 (33.33%) PHP
4 23 (31.94%) CSS
5 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 18 (25.00%) MySQL
7 12 (16.67%) VLE
8 8 (11.11%) jQuery
8 8 (11.11%) Blackboard
8 8 (11.11%) SQL
8 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.33%) Degree
10 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.94%) Learning Management System
11 5 (6.94%) Test Strategy
11 5 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.94%) SCORM
11 5 (6.94%) Content Development
12 4 (5.56%) Hudson
12 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
12 4 (5.56%) Automation Testing
12 4 (5.56%) Selenium
12 4 (5.56%) Functional Testing
12 4 (5.56%) Open Source
12 4 (5.56%) Project Management
12 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
12 4 (5.56%) Windows
13 3 (4.17%) UML
13 3 (4.17%) ITIL

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills 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 (4.17%) Blackboard Learn
1 3 (4.17%) CMS
1 3 (4.17%) IIS
1 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) MTS
2 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
1 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.39%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Hudson
1 4 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Developer
1 27 (37.50%) Moodle Developer
2 7 (9.72%) Analyst
2 7 (9.72%) PHP Developer
2 7 (9.72%) Technologist
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
3 6 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (5.56%) e-Learning Developer
4 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (4.17%) Architect
5 3 (4.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.78%) Administrator
6 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
6 2 (2.78%) Service Management Officer
6 2 (2.78%) SSRS Report Writer
6 2 (2.78%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 23 (31.94%) CSS
3 8 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (4.17%) CSS3
4 3 (4.17%) HTML5
5 2 (2.78%) LAMP
5 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) e-Learning
2 12 (16.67%) VLE
3 5 (6.94%) Learning Management System
3 5 (6.94%) SCORM
4 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.39%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (6.94%) Content Development
3 5 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (6.94%) Test Strategy
4 4 (5.56%) Automation Testing
4 4 (5.56%) Functional Testing
4 4 (5.56%) Open Source
4 4 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (4.17%) ITIL
5 3 (4.17%) OO
5 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.17%) Regression Testing
5 3 (4.17%) Scrum
5 3 (4.17%) Service Management
5 3 (4.17%) UML
6 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.78%) CRM
6 2 (2.78%) DSDM
6 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) PHP
2 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Blackboard
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe
2 2 (2.78%) Facebook
2 2 (2.78%) SumTotal
2 2 (2.78%) Twitter
3 1 (1.39%) Apple
3 1 (1.39%) HubSpot
3 1 (1.39%) Sage
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