The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tandem
London / City of London
Rank 151 149 190
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +41
Contract jobs citing Tandem 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.065% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.16% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £700 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £400 £501
% change year-on-year
-15.93% -20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+25.04% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1129 1241 1983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.34% 40.40% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 944 1561
Median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 27
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Tandem
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tandem across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Tandem Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Tandem
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tandem across the City of London region.

Tandem Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) CODA
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Magento
5 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (10.00%) hybris
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (10.00%) Demandware
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Psychology
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
5 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Owner
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (10.00%) Psychology
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CODA
2 1 (10.00%) Demandware
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) SAP