Period
to 20 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 20 February 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)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 86 139
Rank change year-on-year -19 +53 -46
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 8 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.56% 1.21% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 3.50% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
North East median daily rate £285 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.18% +46.67% -
10th Percentile £258 £474 £304
90th Percentile £332 £581 £446
England median daily rate £500 £500 £455
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year -17.50% +111.92% -48.29%

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 North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 458 429 873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.30% 34.65% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 298 626
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £305 £250 £279
90th Percentile £555 £588 £536
England median daily rate £475 £455 £434
% change year-on-year +4.40% +4.96% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 30
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £31.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.68% +6.90% +48.72%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £10.51
90th Percentile £22.93 £44.13 £55.25
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £19.66
% change year-on-year -2.33% +9.36% -1.70%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the North East

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in the North East

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear -11 6 £288 -47.73% 1
Durham -9 2 £265 - 1
Virtual Team
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North East region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
1 5 (62.50%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
1 5 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Foundry
3 1 (12.50%) Heroku
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) API Design
3 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Transformation

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Heroku
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (12.50%) OAT Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
1 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
1 5 (62.50%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (62.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) API Design
3 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Foundry