Period
to 22 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 22 November 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 183 154
Rank change year-on-year -25 -29 +64
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 50 78 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.71% 1.09% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 2.47% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 70
City of London median daily rate £500 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £413 £393 £381
90th Percentile £660 £693 £700
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,022 3,154 2,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.73% 44.04% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,365 2,448 2,176
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £300 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 36 31
City of London median hourly rate £19.38 £22.26 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.95% +17.14% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.38 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £36.68 £33.25 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £21.31 £18.73
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.82% -5.19%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the City of London

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in the City of London

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in the City of London

Virtual Team
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Team in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Scrum
2 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (24.00%) Finance
4 10 (20.00%) JSON
5 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (18.00%) Amazon S3
5 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
6 8 (16.00%) Docker
6 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
6 8 (16.00%) Python
7 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 7 (14.00%) Banking
7 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (12.00%) Android
8 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (12.00%) Heroku
8 6 (12.00%) REST
8 6 (12.00%) User Experience
8 6 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (12.00%) Microservices
8 6 (12.00%) Ruby
8 6 (12.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (12.00%) MVC
8 6 (12.00%) Change Management
9 5 (10.00%) SQL
9 5 (10.00%) ITIL

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.00%) Confluence
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (12.00%) Heroku
4 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.00%) Office 365
5 2 (4.00%) Slack
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) Anycast
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) BigQuery
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.00%) Appium
5 1 (2.00%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.00%) ERwin
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Economy
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) ETL Developer
4 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.00%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.00%) PMO Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) JSON
2 6 (12.00%) REST
2 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (10.00%) RESTful
3 5 (10.00%) RxJS
4 4 (8.00%) React
4 4 (8.00%) React Native
4 4 (8.00%) Redux
5 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.00%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) NgRx
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) OAuth
5 1 (2.00%) Sass
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.00%) User Experience
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Internet of Things
5 3 (6.00%) Fintech
5 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.00%) Animation
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) iPad
6 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (12.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.00%) Project Management
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) Microservices
5 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) Decision-Making
6 5 (10.00%) ETL
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Kanban
7 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (8.00%) Wireframes
8 3 (6.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Python
2 6 (12.00%) Ruby
3 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (10.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (8.00%) ES6
4 4 (8.00%) ES7
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) CISM
2 2 (4.00%) CISSP
2 2 (4.00%) MCSA
2 2 (4.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) PMO
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Google
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.00%) Tableau
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco
2 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Sage
3 1 (2.00%) SAP