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 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 627 629 598
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -31
Contract jobs citing VLE 6 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.017% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.036% 0.052% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
Median daily rate £325 £419 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +44.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £450 £291
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +54.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.60 £11.93 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.60 £11.93 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
VLE
UK

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
16819 17178 16822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.51% 32.94% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10948 10946 10191
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 628 696 720
Median hourly rate £20.83 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.15% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Midlands -31 3 £325 -
Yorkshire -4 1 - -
London -20 1 - - 2
South East - 1 - -
VLE
UK

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 11 (52.38%) e-Learning
1 11 (52.38%) Moodle
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) PHP
2 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) Content Development
4 4 (19.05%) User Experience
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (19.05%) Zend
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) Ajax
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (19.05%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Learning Management System
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (14.29%) GitHub
5 3 (14.29%) LAMP
6 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC

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 11 (52.38%) Moodle
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Photoshop
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
1 2 (9.52%) SSH
1 2 (9.52%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) PHP Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Technologist
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) IT Support
3 2 (9.52%) Support Assistant
3 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) ICT Support
4 1 (4.76%) ICT Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) CSS
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 5 (23.81%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) Ajax
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) LAMP
5 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) e-Learning
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 3 (14.29%) Learning Management System
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Video Editing
5 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) CentOS
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Content Development
1 5 (23.81%) Web Development
2 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
1 8 (38.10%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Zend
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Blackboard
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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