The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 117 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLE 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.078% - 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £538 £325
% change year-on-year
-76.74% +65.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.99 £20.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-22.96% +118.42%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
566 399 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.01% 19.35% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 210 201
Average daily rate £325 £310 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
VLE
England

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VLE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VLE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VLE
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VLE Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VLE
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
VLE
England

VLE
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft