Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 151 162
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 48 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.86% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.12% 2.87% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 14
Scotland median daily rate £475 £425 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +31.58% -21.22%
10th Percentile £353 £319 £310
90th Percentile £550 £600 £393
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
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 £35.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% +1.39% -2.93%

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 1,538 1,496 1,571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.26% 29.94% 35.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 779 921
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £218 £206 £240
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 49
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £23.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.73% -23.77% +62.67%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £45.50 £46.20
UK median hourly rate £21.38 £20.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.24% +0.60% +5.26%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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
Edinburgh -4 22 £500 -4.76% 1
Glasgow -9 21 £375 -11.76% 2
Renfrewshire - 5 - -
Virtual Team
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 23 (47.92%) Migration
1 23 (47.92%) Banking
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
3 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 15 (31.25%) Project Management
5 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
5 11 (22.92%) Virtual Team Management
6 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
6 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.67%) Time Management
8 7 (14.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 7 (14.58%) Planning and Forecasting
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco
8 7 (14.58%) PMP
8 7 (14.58%) PMI Certification
9 6 (12.50%) PRINCE
9 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
9 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) Avaya
9 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 5 (10.42%) Task Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.42%) Degree
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
10 5 (10.42%) Change Control
10 5 (10.42%) Unix
10 5 (10.42%) Java
10 5 (10.42%) Oracle

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 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (47.92%) Banking
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Chief Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Voice Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Project Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) RPG Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) DAO
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Derivative
2 4 (8.33%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.17%) AS400
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) e-Health
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) LIMS
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Migration
2 15 (31.25%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.92%) Virtual Team Management
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
5 8 (16.67%) Time Management
6 7 (14.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (14.58%) Planning and Forecasting
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL
7 6 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 6 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.42%) Change Control
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.42%) Six Sigma
8 5 (10.42%) Task Automation
9 4 (8.33%) Domain Models
9 4 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) C++
2 4 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (4.17%) RPG
3 2 (4.17%) RPG IV
4 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) PMI Certification
1 7 (14.58%) PMP
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) JSP 440
2 3 (6.25%) PMO
3 1 (2.08%) Basel III
3 1 (2.08%) HL7
3 1 (2.08%) IFRS
3 1 (2.08%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco
2 6 (12.50%) Avaya
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Verint
5 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.17%) Speakerbus