The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Tandem 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £243 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.16% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
Tandem
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
450 390 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.73% 37.21% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 232 105
Median daily rate £310 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.30% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £263 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 18 27
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £37.90 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Tandem
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Tandem Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Tandem
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 5 £243 -
Tandem
England

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
2 9 (90.00%) OpenView
2 9 (90.00%) MCSE
2 9 (90.00%) MCDBA
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) SAP
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) MCP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Mainframe
2 9 (90.00%) AS400
2 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) ITSM
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) SAP Security
2 9 (90.00%) Network Management
3 8 (80.00%) User Experience
4 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (70.00%) HP
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) SLA

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) AS400
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (90.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) ITSM
1 9 (90.00%) Network Management
1 9 (90.00%) SAP Security
2 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Case Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
1 9 (90.00%) MCDBA
1 9 (90.00%) MCP
1 9 (90.00%) MCSE
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) OpenView
2 1 (10.00%) OVSD
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) AppSense
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ThinPrint