The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Learning in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited e-Learning over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
e-Learning
England / West Midlands
Rank 108 126 114
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Contract jobs citing e-Learning 10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 0.77% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Median daily rate £275 £344 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +13.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £299 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £389 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £286 £250
% change year-on-year -3.93% +14.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £11.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.63 £24.25
% change year-on-year -17.55% -19.07%  

e-Learning is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 628 650 681
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 27.75% 24.13% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 386 369
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 72
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -41.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.96 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

e-Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing e-Learning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for e-Learning in the West Midlands

e-Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing e-Learning in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for e-Learning in the West Midlands

e-Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing e-Learning in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for e-Learning in the West Midlands

e-Learning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing e-Learning in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for e-Learning in the West Midlands

e-Learning
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing e-Learning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Staffordshire +6 4 £275 -31.25%
Birmingham +2 2 £275 - 1
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £155 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £400 -
e-Learning
England

e-Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing e-Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for e-Learning.

1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) EDI
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (11.76%) Scorecard
3 2 (11.76%) QA
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Skype

e-Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Moodle
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Trainer
2 5 (29.41%) IT Trainer
3 2 (11.76%) Content Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Training Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) e-Learning Designer
4 1 (5.88%) HR Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) NHS IT Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) NHS Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) Procurement Officer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Training Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Video Editing
1 1 (5.88%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Change Management
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) Scorecard
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ECDL
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP