Period
to 26 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 26 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 153 179
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26 +1
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 38 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.70% 0.75% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 2.51% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 16
Scotland median daily rate £425 £405 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +23.66% -9.66%
10th Percentile £350 £309 £310
90th Percentile £550 £491 £525
UK median daily rate £469 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.37% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £72.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +437.04% - -
UK median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +10.77% +10.17% -6.60%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,604 1,437 1,882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.67% 29.99% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 743 1,062
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £220 £219 £230
90th Percentile £538 £521 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 57 64
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -26.67% +102.70%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.29 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.75 £44.25 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +8.11%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in Scotland

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in Scotland

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in Scotland

Virtual Team
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Team in Scotland

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Glasgow -13 17 £363 -14.71% 1
Edinburgh -15 14 £525 +50.00% 1
Renfrewshire - 7 £425 -
Virtual Team
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 16 (42.11%) Migration
2 15 (39.47%) Banking
3 14 (36.84%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) Project Management
5 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
6 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Time Management
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
7 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma
8 6 (15.79%) PMP
8 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
8 6 (15.79%) JSP 440
8 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (15.79%) Planning and Forecasting
8 6 (15.79%) Virtual Team Management
8 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (13.16%) Degree
9 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
9 5 (13.16%) Python
9 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
9 5 (13.16%) Java
10 4 (10.53%) C#
10 4 (10.53%) C++
10 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.53%) PRINCE

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (2.63%) Anypoint
1 1 (2.63%) Confluence
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 15 (39.47%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Chief Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) RPG Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) DAO
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.63%) Ext JS
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
2 1 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (2.63%) OAuth
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) SAML
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Derivative
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Reference Data
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Migration
2 12 (31.58%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
3 8 (21.05%) Time Management
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
4 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
4 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma
5 6 (15.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (15.79%) Planning and Forecasting
5 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.79%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (10.53%) Domain Models
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Refactoring
6 4 (10.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
1 5 (13.16%) Python
2 4 (10.53%) C#
2 4 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) RPG
3 2 (5.26%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 6 (15.79%) PMP
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Master's Degree
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) JSP 440
2 3 (7.89%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) PingFederate
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Avaya
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.63%) Apigee
3 1 (2.63%) CA
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Splunk
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec
3 1 (2.63%) VMware