Period
to 21 January 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 21 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 103 99
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +19
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 17 38 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.66% 1.32% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.53% 4.72% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +46.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £450 £335 £355
90th Percentile £550 £625 £395
Scotland median daily rate £405 £550 £350
% change year-on-year -26.36% +57.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 673 805 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.08% 28.05% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 448 309
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £225 £262 £211
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +20.00% +31.44%
10th Percentile £15.40 £18.27 £14.48
90th Percentile £46.63 £130.25 £52.15
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.23% +6.52%

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 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 16 (94.12%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Time Management
5 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (29.41%) Change Control
6 4 (23.53%) Verint
6 4 (23.53%) Task Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) Avaya
6 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
7 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
8 2 (11.76%) Speakerbus
8 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (94.12%) Banking
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Programme Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Service Design Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Change Control
2 5 (29.41%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 4 (23.53%) Task Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Basel III
1 1 (5.88%) IFRS
1 1 (5.88%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Avaya
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Verint
2 2 (11.76%) Speakerbus
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft