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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank 161 156 204
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +48
Contract jobs citing Tandem 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.087% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.22% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £581 £318 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.07% +27.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £406 £446
% change year-on-year
-17.53% -8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 - -
Tandem
London

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
1284 1388 2151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.57% 40.34% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1072 1667
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 36
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.85 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 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%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
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