Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 834 819
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 -33
Contract jobs citing Moodle 38 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.054% 0.064%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.29% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 33
UK median daily rate £340 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £193 £163 £153
90th Percentile £470 £414 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
UK median hourly rate £11.00 £10.60 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.77% -12.58% -59.58%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.53 £10.96
90th Percentile £11.50 £11.23 £14.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £10.60 £12.00
% change year-on-year +3.77% -11.67% -63.08%

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 16595 19611 20362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.70% 18.60% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10861 12817 12816
UK median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 508 621
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.76 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +8.57%

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 22 October 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 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 22 October 2017. 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 +4 35 £340 +13.33% 5
UK excluding London +29 28 £340 +13.33% 4
South East +17 15 £340 +43.16% 2
London -4 8 £375 +48.51% 1
North of England +89 7 £275 -21.43%
Yorkshire +33 5 £325 -7.14%
Midlands +36 2 £438 +45.83%
East Midlands +3 2 £438 -
East of England -24 2 - - 2
North West - 2 £225 -
South West +4 1 £350 +33.33%
Scotland - 1 £115 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 21 (55.26%) PHP
2 13 (34.21%) MySQL
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) Windows
5 8 (21.05%) VLE
6 7 (18.42%) e-Learning
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.16%) Learning Management System
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) OO
9 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (7.89%) XAMPP
9 3 (7.89%) Blackboard
9 3 (7.89%) HTML5
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) Drupal
9 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
10 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
10 2 (5.26%) Web Development
10 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
10 2 (5.26%) REST
10 2 (5.26%) CSS3
10 2 (5.26%) Office 365
10 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) Sass

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 3 (7.89%) Drupal
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.63%) Liferay
3 1 (2.63%) Magnolia
3 1 (2.63%) OpenCms
3 1 (2.63%) Sakai
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Totara
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) Moodle Developer
3 16 (42.11%) PHP Developer
4 8 (21.05%) MySQL Developer
4 8 (21.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) e-Learning Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) ICT Support
7 2 (5.26%) ICT Support Technician
7 2 (5.26%) ICT Technician
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.26%) IT Technician
7 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.63%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) jQuery
3 3 (7.89%) XAMPP
4 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.26%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) LESS
4 2 (5.26%) React
4 2 (5.26%) REST
4 2 (5.26%) Sass
4 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.63%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) Hystrix
5 1 (2.63%) Lucene
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) XML
5 1 (2.63%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) VLE
2 7 (18.42%) e-Learning
3 5 (13.16%) Learning Management System
4 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) SCORM
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (7.89%) OO
1 3 (7.89%) Scrum
2 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
2 2 (5.26%) Content Development
2 2 (5.26%) OOP
2 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
2 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (5.26%) Web Design
2 2 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.63%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL
3 1 (2.63%) MVC
3 1 (2.63%) OOD
3 1 (2.63%) People Management
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.63%) Project Management
3 1 (2.63%) SEO
3 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) PHP
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) PHP 5
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Blackboard
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Samsung
4 1 (2.63%) Sitecore