The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Tandem
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Tandem 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+38.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
201 247 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.45% 32.33% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 122 71
Average daily rate £375 £391 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £37.50 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Tandem
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) X.25
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (100.00%) HP SIM

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) X.25
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP