Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 88 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +110
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team Management 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.83% - -
North West median daily rate £456 £350 £358
% change year-on-year +30.36% -2.10% -22.70%
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 1,124 1,077 1,384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 86.20% 83.75% 87.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 784 986
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +0.61% -2.38%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £255
90th Percentile £538 £575 £606
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 45 34
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +50.00% -8.13%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £48.50 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £22.47 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.12% +42.86% -29.33%

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 21 October 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 - 1 - -
Virtual Team Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat

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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (20.00%) GSEC
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase