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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tandem
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing Tandem 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+26.42% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
274 205 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.35% 26.35% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 105 73
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.81 £12.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £45.40 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tandem across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Tandem
North West

Tandem
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Tandem also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tandem.

1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Tandem also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tandem. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM