The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank - 100 -
Contract jobs citing VLE 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-29.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.96 £15.99 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.12%
VLE
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
449 394 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.46% 25.16% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 242 189
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 38
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £39.00 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VLE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLE Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire