Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term SCORM in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCORM over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 861 867
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 -14
Contract jobs citing SCORM 16 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.029% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.086% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
UK median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £250 £163 £197
90th Percentile £430 £441 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £325 £238
% change year-on-year +26.15% +36.84% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
UK median hourly rate - £22.00 £47.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.52% +45.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.33

SCORM is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34725 34822 36974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.68% 33.08% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23034 22825 23509
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1022 1194 1462
UK median hourly rate £20.97 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.28% +5.13% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%

SCORM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SCORM in the UK

SCORM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCORM.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCORM in the UK

SCORM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCORM over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCORM in the UK

SCORM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCORM in the UK

SCORM
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCORM within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 +1 15 £400 +18.52% 3
UK excluding London +31 13 £410 +26.15% 2
North of England - 7 £420 - 1
North West - 7 £420 -
South East +5 3 £250 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +35 2 £400 -
Midlands +26 2 £400 -
London -26 2 £313 -12.22% 1
South West -9 1 £400 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCORM 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 SCORM.

1 13 (81.25%) Learning Management System
2 7 (43.75%) Saba
3 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (25.00%) API Development
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) e-Learning
7 2 (12.50%) Legal
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) PhD
7 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 1 (6.25%) Typography
8 1 (6.25%) Content Development
8 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (6.25%) Totara

SCORM
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 (6.25%) Moodle
1 1 (6.25%) Totara
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) e-Learning Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Instructional Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior UI Designer
5 2 (12.50%) UI Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Flash Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Learning Management System
2 3 (18.75%) e-Learning
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Animation
4 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (25.00%) API Development
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Content Development
5 1 (6.25%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) PhD
1 2 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Saba
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe