Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Virtual Team Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team Management over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Management (including Distributed \ Remote \ Dispersed Team Management)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 88 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +104
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team Management 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Cheshire median daily rate - £300 -
North West median daily rate £481 £363 £358
% change year-on-year +32.76% +1.40% -24.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Team Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,065 1,119 1,191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 85.75% 84.58% 86.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 812 856
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £235
90th Percentile £538 £625 £600
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 33 34
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.84 £20.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.48% -21.36% +13.35%
10th Percentile £13.45 £9.45 £13.00
90th Percentile £44.60 £35.00 £42.48
North West median hourly rate £22.40 £27.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year -17.05% +18.19% -23.11%

Virtual Team Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team Management in Cheshire

Virtual Team Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team Management in Cheshire

Virtual Team Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team Management within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Knutsford - 2 - - 1
Virtual Team Management
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Team Management 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Virtual Team Management.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Workload Management
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic

Virtual Team Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Environment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase