The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
UK / England
Rank 555 603 583
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -20
Contract jobs citing VLE 5 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.037% 0.051% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £305 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £401 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-57.40% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £12.21 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.28 £12.21 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.11% -44.48%

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13473 15645 15180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.76% 32.91% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8696 10231 9486
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 527 590 635
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.40 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +15.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in England

VLE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VLE Daily Rate Trend in England

VLE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VLE Hourly Rate Trend in England

VLE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
London - 2 £325 -
Yorkshire +21 1 - -
West Midlands +9 1 £350 +27.27% 1
VLE
UK

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VLE 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 England region with a requirement for VLE.

1 8 (57.14%) Moodle
2 5 (35.71%) e-Learning
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Blackboard
5 2 (14.29%) SumTotal
5 2 (14.29%) SCORM
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) DSDM
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Video Editing
5 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 8 (57.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Technologist
2 2 (14.29%) Head of Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Applications
3 1 (7.14%) IT Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) e-Learning
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
3 2 (14.29%) SCORM
3 2 (14.29%) Video Editing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) DSDM
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Blackboard
2 2 (14.29%) SumTotal
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