Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 179 158
Rank change year-on-year -28 -21 +32
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 41 69 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.98% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 2.33% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 51
City of London median daily rate £475 £520 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +2.97% -8.18%
10th Percentile £296 £405 £388
90th Percentile £639 £645 £700
Central London median daily rate £500 £520 £515
% change year-on-year -3.85% +0.97% -4.19%
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 2,765 2,959 2,465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.30% 42.00% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,100 2,341 1,878
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.38% +1.05%
10th Percentile £281 £325 £313
90th Percentile £700 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 36 28
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £27.30 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.49% +43.66% -3.77%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.91 £13.14
90th Percentile £37.09 £41.63 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £27.09 £18.73
% change year-on-year -30.97% +44.67% -5.17%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019, 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 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (24.39%) Scrum
5 8 (19.51%) JSON
5 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
6 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
6 7 (17.07%) Docker
6 7 (17.07%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) Python
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
7 6 (14.63%) User Experience
7 6 (14.63%) Microservices
7 6 (14.63%) Android
7 6 (14.63%) Decision-Making
8 5 (12.20%) RESTful
8 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
8 5 (12.20%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (12.20%) BDD
8 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.20%) TypeScript
8 5 (12.20%) RxJS
8 5 (12.20%) Banking
8 5 (12.20%) QA
8 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.76%) Internet

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 2 (4.88%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.88%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Loan IQ
1 1 (2.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.32%) Heroku
5 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
5 2 (4.88%) SaaS
5 2 (4.88%) Slack
6 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) Anycast
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.88%) Redis
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.88%) Mockito
3 2 (4.88%) Spock
4 1 (2.44%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.88%) Data Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.88%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.88%) PC Support
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Manager
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) JSON
2 5 (12.20%) RESTful
2 5 (12.20%) RxJS
3 4 (9.76%) React
3 4 (9.76%) React Native
3 4 (9.76%) Redux
3 4 (9.76%) REST
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (7.32%) Spring
5 2 (4.88%) Kafka
5 2 (4.88%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) Java EE
6 1 (2.44%) JDBC
6 1 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) OAuth
6 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.63%) User Experience
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Internet of Things
4 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.44%) Animation
6 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Fintech
6 1 (2.44%) iPad
6 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Apple iOS
2 6 (14.63%) Android
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Unix
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Scrum
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Decision-Making
4 6 (14.63%) Microservices
4 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) BDD
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) Kanban
6 4 (9.76%) Wireframes
7 3 (7.32%) Break/Fix
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) Python
2 5 (12.20%) TypeScript
3 4 (9.76%) ES6
3 4 (9.76%) ES7
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Java 8
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) PMO
3 1 (2.44%) FATCA
3 1 (2.44%) MiFID
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) Equitrac
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.44%) McAfee
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Sage
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Splunk
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau
3 1 (2.44%) ThinPrint
3 1 (2.44%) VMware