The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 66 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing VLE 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.55% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £413 £291
% change year-on-year
-29.57% +41.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
VLE
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
190 194 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.57% 25.66% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 92 90
Average daily rate £320 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £468 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 48
Average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £10.95 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLE across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VLE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VLE across the Cambridgeshire region.

VLE Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VLE
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 - -
VLE
East of England

VLE
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VLE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VLE.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VLE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP