Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 18 January 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 82 127
Rank change year-on-year -5 +45 -44
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 7 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.70% 0.75% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 1.99% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £288 £550 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.73% +61.76% -9.33%
10th Percentile £267 £440 £306
90th Percentile £290 £550 £418
North East median daily rate £285 £550 £340
% change year-on-year -48.18% +61.76% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 349 352 789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 35.11% 37.93% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 250 572
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.87%
10th Percentile £307 £275 £282
90th Percentile £575 £616 £533
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 18
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 £11.72 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.24% -59.60% +12.62%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £26.85
90th Percentile £30.95 £32.25 £57.28
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £25.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -47.00% -13.79% +38.10%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in Tyne and Wear

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in Tyne and Wear

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 7 £288 -47.73%
Virtual Team
North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
1 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
1 5 (71.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
1 5 (71.43%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Foundry
3 1 (14.29%) Heroku
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (14.29%) Runbook
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Heroku
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) OAT Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Biotechnology
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
1 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (71.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Foundry