Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 months to 6 December 2019 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
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 747 875 870
Rank change year-on-year +128 -5 -23
Contract jobs citing Moodle 49 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.027% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.41% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 18
UK median daily rate £325 £310 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% -10.14% +25.45%
10th Percentile £200 £158 £153
90th Percentile £438 £432 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £244 £250 £340
% change year-on-year -2.50% -26.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
UK median hourly rate £25.43 - £11.15
10th Percentile £11.12 - £10.53
90th Percentile £36.70 - £11.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 - £11.00

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 12,009 17,539 17,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.73% 16.73% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,712 11,309 11,387
UK median daily rate £450 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 318 400 429
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.22 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +2.50% -3.52%

Moodle
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Moodle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 6 December 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Moodle over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Top 12 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 6 months to 6 December 2019. 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
England +140 39 £375 +20.97% 5
London +98 22 £412 +17.79% 1
UK excluding London +78 20 £244 -2.50% 4
South West +7 6 £327 -
North of England +31 5 £238 -17.39% 1
Midlands +51 3 £375 +20.97% 1
West Midlands +37 3 £375 +20.97% 1
Yorkshire +34 3 £238 -5.00% 1
Scotland +33 3 £110 -
South East +49 2 - - 2
North West +16 2 £238 -26.92%
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Moodle 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 with a requirement for Moodle.

1 21 (42.86%) PHP
2 17 (34.69%) e-Learning
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 16 (32.65%) CSS
4 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.61%) Totara
5 11 (22.45%) Instructional Design
6 9 (18.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (18.37%) Degree
6 9 (18.37%) SQL
6 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (14.29%) MySQL
7 7 (14.29%) VLE
7 7 (14.29%) Front End Development
8 6 (12.24%) Digital Media
8 6 (12.24%) SCORM
8 6 (12.24%) Drupal
8 6 (12.24%) Learning Management System
8 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
8 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.24%) OO
9 5 (10.20%) Windows
9 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.20%) B2B
9 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
9 5 (10.20%) QA
9 5 (10.20%) Office 365
9 5 (10.20%) Analytics
9 5 (10.20%) SDLC

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 15 (30.61%) Totara
2 6 (12.24%) Drupal
3 4 (8.16%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.04%) Camtasia
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
1 5 (10.20%) Power Platform
2 4 (8.16%) AWS
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.04%) Lucidchart
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
4 1 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) Power BI
3 4 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) Grunt
4 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (10.20%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.04%) Interactive Media
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) PHP Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Designer
4 9 (18.37%) Instructional Designer
5 7 (14.29%) Moodle Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.16%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Content Coordinator
7 3 (6.12%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.12%) Graduate
8 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Technologist
9 1 (2.04%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Consultant
9 1 (2.04%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) CSS
1 16 (32.65%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.12%) REST
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 2 (4.08%) LAMP
3 2 (4.08%) Mustache
3 2 (4.08%) React
3 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) RESTful
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) e-Learning
2 7 (14.29%) VLE
3 6 (12.24%) Digital Media
3 6 (12.24%) Learning Management System
3 6 (12.24%) SCORM
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Animation
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Instructional Design
2 7 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.24%) OO
4 5 (10.20%) Analytics
4 5 (10.20%) B2B
4 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.20%) OO PHP
4 5 (10.20%) SDLC
5 4 (8.16%) Content Development
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) Contract Management
5 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.16%) Information Governance
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Scrum
6 3 (6.12%) MVC
6 3 (6.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) PHP
2 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) PHP 5
4 3 (6.12%) PHP 7
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) Blackboard
3 2 (4.08%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) Samsung
4 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) Saba
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) SumTotal
4 1 (2.04%) Workday