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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 12 August 2022 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 140 140 115
Rank change year-on-year 0 -25 +87
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 60 31 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.33% 0.89% 0.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.93% 2.26% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 10
10th Percentile £450 £375 £258
25th Percentile £500 £463 £361
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £530 £413
Median % change year-on-year +3.77% +28.48% -13.16%
75th Percentile £675 £688 £566
90th Percentile £825 £749 £605
Central London median daily rate £540 £530 £425
% change year-on-year +1.89% +24.71% -22.73%

Virtual Team is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,528 1,374 736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.75% 39.62% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,014 973 507
10th Percentile £369 £385 £325
25th Percentile £485 £475 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £713 £688 £625
90th Percentile £813 £761 £713
Central London median daily rate £575 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -4.13% +14.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 29
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.69
25th Percentile £21.25 £12.38 £18.50
Median hourly rate £43.24 £27.00 £37.75
Median % change year-on-year +60.15% -28.48% +84.15%
75th Percentile £55.75 £37.75 £43.70
90th Percentile £64.15 £42.93 £47.75
Central London median hourly rate £43.24 £23.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year +84.00% -37.54% +80.63%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Virtual Team in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Virtual Team in the City of London

Virtual Team
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Virtual Team in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in the City of London

Virtual Team
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Virtual Team in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Virtual Team in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 35 (58.33%) Finance
2 30 (50.00%) Agile
3 20 (33.33%) Social Skills
4 15 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 13 (21.67%) DevOps
5 13 (21.67%) Project Management
5 13 (21.67%) Data Management
6 12 (20.00%) Change Management
6 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.00%) Azure
7 11 (18.33%) SDLC
8 10 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (15.00%) Banking
9 9 (15.00%) Business Case
9 9 (15.00%) Project Delivery
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Identification
10 8 (13.33%) CI/CD
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
10 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
10 8 (13.33%) Big Data
11 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (11.67%) Data Lake
11 7 (11.67%) Behavioural Change
11 7 (11.67%) PowerDesigner
11 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
11 7 (11.67%) Impact Analysis
11 7 (11.67%) BiZZdesign
12 6 (10.00%) Telecoms

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 4 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Azure
2 6 (10.00%) Serverless
3 5 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.00%) PaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.33%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (3.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 2 (3.33%) iPaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.67%) Apigee
6 1 (1.67%) AWS
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.67%) GCP
6 1 (1.67%) Kong
6 1 (1.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (3.33%) Broadband
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) MPLS
2 2 (3.33%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) SD-WAN
2 2 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Big Data
2 7 (11.67%) Data Lake
3 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Power BI
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.67%) HBase
8 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) PowerDesigner
2 5 (8.33%) kappa
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.00%) JIRA
5 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.67%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.67%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (58.33%) Finance
2 20 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 9 (15.00%) Banking
4 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 4 (6.67%) Influencing Skills
6 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (5.00%) Advertising
7 3 (5.00%) Legal
7 3 (5.00%) Public Sector
8 2 (3.33%) Front Office
8 2 (3.33%) Marketing
8 2 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (3.33%) Retail
9 1 (1.67%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
2 12 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 11 (18.33%) Data Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Change Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Angular Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Data Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
10 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) RESTful
3 3 (5.00%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) Angular 2
4 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.33%) CSS3
4 2 (3.33%) HTML5
4 2 (3.33%) Kafka
4 2 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.67%) .NET
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.67%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) React
5 1 (1.67%) Redux
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) IoT
4 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile
2 15 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 13 (21.67%) Data Management
3 13 (21.67%) DevOps
3 13 (21.67%) Project Management
4 12 (20.00%) Change Management
5 11 (18.33%) SDLC
6 9 (15.00%) Business Case
6 9 (15.00%) Project Delivery
7 8 (13.33%) CI/CD
7 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 8 (13.33%) Data Architecture
7 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Identification
7 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.67%) Behavioural Change
8 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (11.67%) Impact Analysis
8 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
9 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) ABAP
6 1 (1.67%) R
6 1 (1.67%) Scala
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) APMG
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMP
4 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) GDPR
1 3 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (1.67%) NIST
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.67%) Ambari
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) BiZZdesign
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Informatica
5 3 (5.00%) Databricks
5 3 (5.00%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.33%) Refinitiv
6 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.67%) Sun
7 1 (1.67%) Teradata
7 1 (1.67%) Workday