Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtual Team (including Distributed Team, Remote Team, Dispersed Team)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 127 126
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 -29
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 37 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 0.71% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 2.24% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 24
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £388 £265 £236
90th Percentile £538 £520 £582
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.75 -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £24.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% +45.45% -

Virtual Team is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,433 1,205 1,396
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.21% 31.59% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 545 762
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.35 £14.20 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% -11.50% -6.82%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.55 £12.14
90th Percentile £48.43 £37.05 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +91.18% -27.66% +42.42%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in Berkshire

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtual Team in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in Berkshire

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in Berkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in Berkshire

Virtual Team
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Team in Berkshire

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -6 16 £425 -5.56%
Reading -9 9 £475 +65.22% 21
Slough -9 1 £438 +2.94% 1
Virtual Team
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Team also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
2 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) SLA
3 9 (24.32%) Virtual Team Management
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Test Management
5 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Service Design
5 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
6 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.22%) MuleSoft
6 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (16.22%) Matrix Management
6 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
6 6 (16.22%) NetSuite
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Degree
7 5 (13.51%) Service Management
7 5 (13.51%) SDLC
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Thinking
7 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (10.81%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (10.81%) User Experience
8 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) Linux

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) DOCSIS
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) SNMP
2 2 (5.41%) VLAN
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) MPLS
3 1 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.70%) Skype
3 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
1 2 (5.41%) QlikView
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) git-flow
General
1 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Billing
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Architect
1 6 (16.22%) Data Migration Manager
1 6 (16.22%) Data Migration Test Manager
1 6 (16.22%) Migration Manager
1 6 (16.22%) Test Manager
2 4 (10.81%) Service Manager
2 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Data Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Junior
3 3 (8.11%) Vendor Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Software Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) SOAP
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) PMI
5 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (24.32%) Virtual Team Management
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
4 7 (18.92%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Service Design
4 7 (18.92%) Test Management
5 6 (16.22%) Matrix Management
5 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Analytical Thinking
6 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) Service Management
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Perl
1 2 (5.41%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.41%) MBA
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) MuleSoft
1 6 (16.22%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) PTC