Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 27 January 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 118 90 143
Rank change year-on-year -28 +53 +30
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 25 8 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.00% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.68% 1.75% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 14
10th Percentile £301 £394 £383
25th Percentile £466 £474 £452
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £543 £483
Median % change year-on-year -7.83% +12.44% -8.10%
75th Percentile £531 £570 £533
90th Percentile £565 £585 £584
England median daily rate £538 £523 £520
% change year-on-year +2.87% +0.48% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £39.55 £50.50 -
Median % change year-on-year -21.68% - -
England median hourly rate £47.28 £42.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year +12.56% -12.50% +68.42%

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 East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 679 456 1,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.23% 31.34% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 264 704
10th Percentile £168 £155 £200
25th Percentile £313 £250 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £455 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +13.75% -5.88% -2.86%
75th Percentile £575 £488 £538
90th Percentile £650 £550 £617
England median daily rate £540 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +13.68% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 57 95
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.99 £13.50
25th Percentile £14.25 £22.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate £23.00 £42.50 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -45.88% +123.68% -1.30%
75th Percentile £49.25 £47.25 £46.00
90th Percentile £59.00 £50.00 £51.00
England median hourly rate £25.77 £26.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -2.77% +29.27% +1.23%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the East of England

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Virtual Team in the East of England

Virtual Team
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Virtual Team in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in the East of England

Virtual Team
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Virtual Team in the East of England

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team within the East of England region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -17 9 £500 -12.28% 3
Essex -11 8 £500 -12.28% 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £538 -
Bedfordshire -18 1 £338 -3.57% 1
Suffolk - 1 £510 -
Virtual Team
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 13 (52.00%) Social Skills
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) C
6 5 (20.00%) Unix
6 5 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco
7 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Firewall
8 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.00%) LAN
8 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.00%) Selenium
8 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.00%) B2C
8 3 (12.00%) SLA
8 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.00%) C++

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (4.00%) Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) BGP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) SD-WAN
5 1 (4.00%) SpaceWire
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DataStage
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Gradle
2 2 (8.00%) Grunt
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.00%) webpack
3 1 (4.00%) Cypress.io
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) GitLab
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) MSI
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 13 (52.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) React
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) JSP
2 2 (8.00%) JSR 170
2 2 (8.00%) OSGi
2 2 (8.00%) RESTful
2 2 (8.00%) Vert.x
2 2 (8.00%) Vue.js
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) WebGL
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Debian
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) SUSE
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) B2C
6 3 (12.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.00%) Architectural Design
7 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C
1 5 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Bash
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Tcl
5 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCA
3 1 (4.00%) CCDP
3 1 (4.00%) CCIE
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCSP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCTS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (8.00%) KVM
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
1 2 (8.00%) Terraform
1 2 (8.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.00%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Aruba
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Okta
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Snow
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds