Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 112 127
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 -7
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 14 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.82% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 3.02% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 £350 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -21.79% -2.72%
10th Percentile £460 £309 £375
90th Percentile £550 £638 £471
Scotland median daily rate £425 £405 £344
% change year-on-year +4.94% +17.73% -5.10%
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 830 728 823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.95% 27.19% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 399 443
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £276
90th Percentile £549 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.40% +8.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +89.69% -9.63%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.81 £10.78
90th Percentile £20.83 £43.39 £49.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year -39.13% -21.77% +98.65%

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 20 September 2018, 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 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Migration
3 8 (57.14%) Time Management
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Avaya
6 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
7 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
7 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Voice Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Migration
2 8 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Avaya
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) VMware