The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank 558 568 547
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs citing Tandem 22 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.026% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.082% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 19
Average daily rate £400 £433 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £550 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £501 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.15% +43.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - -
Tandem
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15359 14550 14638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 31.57% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 9162 9003
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 621 613
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £11.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tandem across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in England

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in England

Tandem
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tandem across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Tandem Daily Rate Histogram in England

Tandem
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Tandem Hourly Rate Trend in England

Tandem
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 13 £375 -15.09% 8
North West - 7 £400 -
South East +3 2 £411 +2.81% 6
Tandem
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Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) Unix
3 19 (32.76%) Banking
4 16 (27.59%) Java
5 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.41%) Windows
7 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.97%) Mainframe
8 11 (18.97%) TDD
8 11 (18.97%) Investment Banking
9 10 (17.24%) Linux
9 10 (17.24%) IBM
9 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
10 9 (15.52%) Oracle
10 9 (15.52%) Scrum
11 8 (13.79%) Migration
11 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.79%) COBOL
11 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
11 8 (13.79%) BDD
12 7 (12.07%) IBM Mainframe
12 7 (12.07%) Degree
12 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
12 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
12 7 (12.07%) MySQL
13 6 (10.34%) MS Office
13 6 (10.34%) Web Services
13 6 (10.34%) .NET

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) Node.js
2 4 (6.90%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) Confluence
3 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Jetty
3 3 (5.17%) nginx
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.45%) CICS
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Lync
5 1 (1.72%) MindAlign
5 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.34%) MS Office
4 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.17%) MS Project
6 2 (3.45%) Acrobat
6 2 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) BASE24
2 2 (3.45%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (1.72%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) GitHub
2 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) ATM
1 5 (8.62%) SSL
2 3 (5.17%) DMZ
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) VPN
3 2 (3.45%) FTP
3 2 (3.45%) SSH
4 1 (1.72%) NAS
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (3.45%) QlikView
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.45%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) Informix
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Ant
2 3 (5.17%) Artifactory
2 3 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.17%) ClearCase
2 3 (5.17%) CruiseControl
2 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.17%) FishEye
2 3 (5.17%) Gerrit
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Gradle
2 3 (5.17%) Hudson
2 3 (5.17%) Jasmine
2 3 (5.17%) JMeter
2 3 (5.17%) Maven
2 3 (5.17%) Mercurial
2 3 (5.17%) PVCS
2 3 (5.17%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Banking
3 11 (18.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Law
6 2 (3.45%) Back Office
6 2 (3.45%) Games
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) Front Office
7 1 (1.72%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Support
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) DBA
6 3 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
1 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
1 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) J2EE
2 5 (8.62%) jQuery
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (6.90%) Middleware
3 4 (6.90%) RESTful
3 4 (6.90%) Spring
3 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (5.17%) LAMP
4 3 (5.17%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (5.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Mainframe
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.07%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (10.34%) EMV
5 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.17%) Clustering
6 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.17%) Equities
6 3 (5.17%) iSeries
7 2 (3.45%) Animation
7 2 (3.45%) AS400
7 2 (3.45%) Blog
7 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Online Games
7 2 (3.45%) SWIFT
7 2 (3.45%) VSAM
8 1 (1.72%) APACS
8 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Unix
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) Linux
4 5 (8.62%) zOS
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
6 3 (5.17%) CentOS
6 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
6 3 (5.17%) OpenVMS
6 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.72%) Android
8 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) TDD
3 9 (15.52%) Scrum
4 8 (13.79%) BDD
4 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 8 (13.79%) Migration
5 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) MVC
7 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.90%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.17%) Change Control
8 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.17%) Time Management
8 3 (5.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) COBOL
4 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) Python
5 5 (8.62%) Ruby
6 4 (6.90%) C++
6 4 (6.90%) Perl
6 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.17%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.17%) C#
7 3 (5.17%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) JCL
8 2 (3.45%) Scala
9 1 (1.72%) C
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.72%) VB
9 1 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Docker
1 3 (5.17%) vCloud
2 2 (3.45%) RACF
2 2 (3.45%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) NET24-XPNET
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HAProxy
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.72%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) IBM
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 6 (10.34%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.90%) Google
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.90%) WorldPay
6 3 (5.17%) Rally
6 3 (5.17%) Sun
7 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.45%) Brady
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) Reuters
8 1 (1.72%) SAP
8 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
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