The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Tandem 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Tandem
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
326 493 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.47% 29.15% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 245 161
Median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £12.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £29.50 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 11 (91.67%) Unix
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) IBM
1 11 (91.67%) FTP
1 11 (91.67%) JCL
1 11 (91.67%) Mainframe
1 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
1 11 (91.67%) ISPF
1 11 (91.67%) iSeries
1 11 (91.67%) Time Sharing Option
2 10 (83.33%) Service Management
3 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (66.67%) Law
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Office 365
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) TeamSite
7 1 (8.33%) zOS
7 1 (8.33%) Intranet
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) B2B
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) FTP
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Law
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Technical Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) ISPF
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) iSeries
1 11 (91.67%) Mainframe
2 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (83.33%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JCL
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Axway
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Sterling