The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VLE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £291
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +54.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.60 £11.93 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
VLE
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
21 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 38.89% 24.59% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 14
Median daily rate £425 £388 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £135 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%