Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 22 August 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 124 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 -28 +37
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 6 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.55% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 2.08% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +57.14% -21.79%
10th Percentile £388 £550 £284
90th Percentile £413 £550 £524
Scotland median daily rate £495 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +23.75% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £72.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +437.04% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 685 768 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 30.43% 26.30% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 360 326
Edinburgh median daily rate £435 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -8.24%
10th Percentile £281 £236 £256
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.67% +174.36%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.60 £18.18
90th Percentile £36.65 £20.83 £48.71
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +34.29% -46.97% -13.73%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in Edinburgh

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Sequence Diagram
2 2 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) VMware

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Leader
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Sequence Diagram
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware