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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLE 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £413 -
% change year-on-year
-29.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
535 467 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.81% 22.25% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 240 233
Average daily rate £340 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.58 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
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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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) JDBC
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
1 4 (66.67%) JDBC
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft