Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 506 782 871
Rank change year-on-year +276 +89 -54
Contract jobs citing Moodle 30 53 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.058% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 45 17
Median daily rate £250 £238 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -23.39% -4.62%
10th Percentile £100 £200 £228
90th Percentile £535 £438 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £238 £300
% change year-on-year +94.74% -20.83% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.50 -

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 5,094 14,065 17,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 15.50% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,155 8,902 11,213
Median daily rate £475 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £631 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 320 407
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.44% +5.68%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.40 £53.75 £51.25
Median hourly rate £21.25 £20.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.53% +3.65%

Moodle
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Moodle.

Daily rate trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Moodle over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Moodle.

Hourly rate trend for Moodle in the UK

Moodle
Top 10 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 14 August 2020. 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 +279 30 £250 -34.43% 19
London +197 18 £190 -52.50% 9
UK excluding London +244 12 £463 +94.74% 10
South West +95 7 £500 - 3
Work from Home -33 3 £300 +50.00% 4
North of England +114 2 £300 +26.32% 2
North West +89 2 £300 +26.32%
East of England - 2 £250 - 1
Midlands +100 1 - -
West Midlands +70 1 - -

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 15 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 14 (46.67%) Blackboard
3 12 (40.00%) Publishing
4 10 (33.33%) Web Development
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) Instructional Design
5 8 (26.67%) Camtasia
6 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (23.33%) Lucidchart
6 7 (23.33%) C#
6 7 (23.33%) C++
6 7 (23.33%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) VB
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) CSS
8 5 (16.67%) Adobe
8 5 (16.67%) e-Learning
8 5 (16.67%) VLE
8 5 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
10 3 (10.00%) PHP
10 3 (10.00%) jQuery

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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Totara
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Camtasia
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (3.33%) GIMP
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Lucidchart
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Designer
2 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Instructional Designer
4 5 (16.67%) Moodle Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Content Manager
6 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) e-Learning Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Digital Designer
8 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) e-Learning Designer
8 1 (3.33%) e-Learning Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 5 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 5 (16.67%) VLE
3 3 (10.00%) Animation
4 1 (3.33%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.33%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Web Development
2 8 (26.67%) Instructional Design
3 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile First
4 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (3.33%) B2B
5 1 (3.33%) Content Development
5 1 (3.33%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (3.33%) Post-Production
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
1 7 (23.33%) C++
1 7 (23.33%) Java
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
1 7 (23.33%) VB
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Blackboard
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Adobe