The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank - 401 396
Contract jobs citing VLE 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.019% 0.051%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.053% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.21 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
-44.48% -
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7568 7531 8236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.79% 36.15% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5293 5276 5595
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 147 160
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in London

VLE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VLE Daily Rate Trend in London

VLE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VLE Hourly Rate Trend in London

VLE
Top 14 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (80.00%) Moodle
2 3 (60.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (20.00%) Blackboard
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (80.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) GitHub
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Technologist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) Blackboard
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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