The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tandem
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Tandem 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £550 £463
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +18.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
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 Suffolk region.

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.42% 22.97% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 47
Average daily rate £475 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%