The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 140 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLE 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.071% - 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% - 0.15%
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
905 771 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.94% 27.33% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 503 412
Median daily rate £413 £375 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 36
Median hourly rate £14.88 £13.46 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.51% -7.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VLE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 2
VLE
England

VLE
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLE.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Support
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) ICT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory