The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 53 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Tandem 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.09% 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.32% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£481 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.31 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -31.74%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 120 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.20% 24.39% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 78 129
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 11
Average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.62 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Tandem
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Tandem Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Tandem
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tandem across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Tandem Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Tandem
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (100.00%) BASE24
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) NonStop SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
5 4 (44.44%) ATM
6 3 (33.33%) COBOL
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) EFT

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) NonStop SQL
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) COBOL
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM