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 25 May 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
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 596 607
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Contract jobs citing Moodle 18 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.099% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.55% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 27
Median daily rate £301 £288 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.52% +0.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £709 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £315
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.01%  
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 7631 9628 9625
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.73% 17.92% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4878 6378 5901
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 £250 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £571 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 218 359
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.33 £19.81 £20.19
% change year-on-year +2.61% -1.84%  

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 25 May 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 15 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 25 May 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 +13 16 £325 +8.33% 5
London -4 5 £350 +21.73% 1
South East +20 3 £275 - 1
East Sussex +4 3 £275 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 2
North West +21 2 £150 -59.45%
Brighton +1 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £325 - 1
Scotland - 2 £206 -
Manchester +6 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £350 -
East of England - 1 £300 -
Cambridge - 1 £300 -
Edinburgh - 1 £111 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 15 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 13 (28.89%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) CSS
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) PHP
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) VLE
5 8 (17.78%) Blackboard
6 7 (15.56%) MySQL
7 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
9 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Open Source
9 4 (8.89%) Hudson
9 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.89%) Learning Management System
9 4 (8.89%) Degree
9 4 (8.89%) Selenium
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
9 4 (8.89%) IIS
9 4 (8.89%) OO
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Windows
9 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
9 4 (8.89%) Content Development
10 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing

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 (8.89%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) Blackboard Learn
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) MTS
3 1 (2.22%) Sakai
3 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Hudson
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Moodle Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) e-Learning Developer
4 4 (8.89%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
4 4 (8.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Report Writer
5 3 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) SSRS Report Writer
5 3 (6.67%) Technologist
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management Officer
6 2 (4.44%) Strategy Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Web Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Web Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) CSS3
3 3 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 8 (17.78%) VLE
3 4 (8.89%) Learning Management System
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) SCORM
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Content Development
3 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
3 4 (8.89%) OO
3 4 (8.89%) Open Source
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
3 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.44%) Coaching
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.44%) System Testing
5 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (20.00%) PHP
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Blackboard
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Facebook
2 2 (4.44%) Twitter
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Apple
3 1 (2.22%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.22%) Sage
Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
Rate: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago