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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 124 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLE 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.098% - 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £315 £135
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +133.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.61 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-6.68% +5.19%
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
670 545 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.96% 27.05% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 364 297
Median daily rate £413 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VLE
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLE Daily Rate 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

VLE
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
VLE
Yorkshire

VLE
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLE.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory