Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 16 July 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 201 219
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 -28
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 59 39 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.72% 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 1.78% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 31
Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £184 £138 £200
90th Percentile £557 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Midlands median hourly rate - - £18.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year +13.82% -2.38% +38.46%

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 Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,398 2,188 2,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 29.17% 28.31% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,420 1,319 1,637
Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £215 £220
90th Percentile £550 £519 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 117 100
Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.94% +12.28% -16.18%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.35 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.75 £51.90 £25.00
England median hourly rate £23.00 £19.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.86% -1.59% +11.11%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the Midlands

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in the Midlands

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in the Midlands

Virtual Team
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Team in the Midlands

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -6 40 £395 +26.40% 19
East Midlands +8 19 £400 -12.09% 5
Virtual Team
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Virtual Team Management
3 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) Documentum
5 10 (16.95%) Pega
5 10 (16.95%) Case Management
6 9 (15.25%) Project Governance
6 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery Management
7 8 (13.56%) Content Management
7 8 (13.56%) Finance
7 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.56%) EMC
7 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
7 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Content Management
8 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (10.17%) Presales
10 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
10 5 (8.47%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
10 5 (8.47%) Android
10 5 (8.47%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (8.47%) Degree
10 5 (8.47%) Mathematics

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (16.95%) Documentum
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) Wireless
3 1 (1.69%) ATM
3 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) CouchDB
1 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.69%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Law
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Project Manager
2 9 (15.25%) Agile Project Manager
2 9 (15.25%) Transition Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Service Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Service Transition Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Analytics Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Security Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.39%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Programme Controller
6 2 (3.39%) Project Controller
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.39%) Aurelia
1 2 (3.39%) CSS
1 2 (3.39%) HTML
1 2 (3.39%) HTML5
1 2 (3.39%) Node.js
1 2 (3.39%) RESTful
1 2 (3.39%) Sass
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.69%) Smart Energy
3 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.69%) Tandem
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Android
1 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Virtual Team Management
3 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
4 11 (18.64%) Service Delivery
5 10 (16.95%) Case Management
6 9 (15.25%) Project Governance
6 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery Management
7 8 (13.56%) Content Management
7 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Content Management
7 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.17%) Presales
10 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
10 5 (8.47%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (8.47%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) C
1 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) ES6
2 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) C++
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) CCNA
3 2 (3.39%) CCNP
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) GDPR
2 1 (1.69%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Pega
2 8 (13.56%) EMC
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) McAfee
3 5 (8.47%) Niku
4 4 (6.78%) VMware
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 3 (5.08%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) NetApp
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow