The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank - 77 67
Contract jobs citing Tandem 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.094% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +104.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
Tandem
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
231 281 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.72% 26.36% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 192 132
Median daily rate £370 £413 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 17
Median hourly rate £9.00 £16.31 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.80% -3.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Tandem as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tandem across the Cheshire region.

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Tandem
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Tandem also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) GIS Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM