Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 19 December 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 > Wales
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 90 91
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 +15
Contract jobs citing Virtual Team 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.35% 0.40% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.33% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Wales median daily rate £333 £288 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.65% -42.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £316 £245 £398
90th Percentile £509 £329 £583
UK median daily rate £475 £483 £450
% change year-on-year -1.55% +7.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.49% +6.94% -1.37%

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 525 376 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.22% 30.01% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 249 306
Wales median daily rate £418 £369 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.14% -5.08% +11.07%
10th Percentile £246 £140 £161
90th Percentile £588 £500 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 16
Wales median hourly rate £16.25 £28.46 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.89% +40.52% -1.22%
10th Percentile £12.33 £15.00 £17.19
90th Percentile £35.25 £50.67 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.60% +5.00% +5.10%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in Wales

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Team in Wales

Virtual Team
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team in Wales over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Team in Wales

Virtual Team
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
South Wales -18 6 £333 +15.65%
Virtual Team
UK

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Virtual Team.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Google
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Trello
2 3 (50.00%) Slack
2 3 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (33.33%) Alibaba
3 2 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics

Virtual Team
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Slack
1 3 (50.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Product Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Product Test Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Wardley Maps
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Alibaba
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM