The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing VLE 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £283 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.92% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.60 £11.93 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -56.63%
VLE
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
804 807 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.71% 28.47% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 400 519
Median daily rate £340 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 86 102
Median hourly rate £32.40 £24.16 £24.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.11% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £12.15 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.74 £41.45 £42.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing VLE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VLE
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VLE across the East of England region.

VLE Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VLE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VLE Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Rate: circ £400 - £500 per day DOE
Posted: 5 days ago