The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs citing Tandem 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
Tandem
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 168 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 42.24% 26.29% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 82 78
Median daily rate £275 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 27 28
Median hourly rate £32.40 £21.83 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.41% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £39.75 £42.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Tandem
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Tandem Hourly Rate Trend in Essex