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 23 June 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.

Moodle
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 600 610
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10  
Contract jobs citing Moodle 17 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.080% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.44% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 18
Median daily rate £300 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £187 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £313 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £275 £318
% change year-on-year +22.72% -13.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £19.63 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.63 £17.86
% change year-on-year - +9.88%  

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 7754 9705 10032
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.56% 18.03% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4957 6467 6260
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 233 340
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.39 £20.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.70% +0.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

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 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Top 16 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 23 June 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 +21 16 £300 +17.64% 14
Yorkshire - 5 £325 - 2
South East +9 4 £275 - 1
East Sussex +1 4 £275 -
London -12 4 £225 -11.76% 5
Brighton +1 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 - -
North West +22 1 - -
Manchester +11 1 - -
South West +5 1 £350 +40.00% 3
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 2
City of London - 1 £250 - 1
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (30.95%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
2 12 (28.57%) e-Learning
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) PHP
4 10 (23.81%) MySQL
4 10 (23.81%) VLE
5 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) Blackboard
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Subversion
7 4 (9.52%) IIS
7 4 (9.52%) OO
7 4 (9.52%) Degree
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (7.14%) CSS3
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.14%) Blackboard Learn
8 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.14%) Learning Management System
8 3 (7.14%) ITIL
8 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.14%) Windows
8 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 3 (7.14%) Internet
8 3 (7.14%) CMS
8 3 (7.14%) LAMP

Moodle
Co-occurring 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 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) Blackboard Learn
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Sakai
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Moodle Developer
3 7 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 6 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 6 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) e-Learning Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Report Writer
7 3 (7.14%) SSRS Report Writer
7 3 (7.14%) Technologist
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Service Management Officer
8 2 (4.76%) Strategy Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Web Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Support Technician
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) CSS3
3 3 (7.14%) LAMP
4 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) e-Learning
2 10 (23.81%) VLE
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Learning Management System
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (2.38%) SCORM
6 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
1 4 (9.52%) OO
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL
2 3 (7.14%) Service Management
2 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (4.76%) Coaching
3 2 (4.76%) Content Development
3 2 (4.76%) CRM
3 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
3 2 (4.76%) Project Management
3 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.76%) System Testing
3 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
3 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) OOP
4 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.38%) Web Development
4 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
1 11 (26.19%) PHP
2 8 (19.05%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Blackboard
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.38%) Sage
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £25,694 to £27,394
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday