Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Tandem
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 154 110 212
Rank change year-on-year -44 +102 +6
Contract jobs citing Tandem 26 8 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 1.25% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
10th Percentile " " £368
25th Percentile £650 " £394
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £700 - £450
75th Percentile £825 " £519
90th Percentile " " £553
Central London median daily rate £700 - £450

Tandem is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,476 641 1,789
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.70% 35.61% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,107 447 1,385
10th Percentile £385 £310 £313
25th Percentile £494 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £688 £625 £625
90th Percentile £778 £725 £700
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 31
10th Percentile £9.50 £15.50 £11.75
25th Percentile £20.94 £22.75 £13.01
Median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -3.47% +75.61% +6.49%
75th Percentile £42.81 £46.00 £30.32
90th Percentile £61.75 £47.75 £49.13
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +69.05% +8.39%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Tandem as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Tandem in the City of London

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tandem in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Tandem in the City of London

Tandem
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Tandem in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Tandem in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Tandem also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (92.31%) Social Skills
3 23 (88.46%) Asset Management
3 23 (88.46%) Finance
4 21 (80.77%) Project Management
5 20 (76.92%) Business Analysis
6 17 (65.38%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (53.85%) Requirements Gathering
7 14 (53.85%) Change Management
7 14 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
8 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (42.31%) Line Management
10 8 (30.77%) User Stories
11 6 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
11 6 (23.08%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 6 (23.08%) Marketing
11 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (23.08%) CRM
12 2 (7.69%) Service Design
12 2 (7.69%) PMO
12 2 (7.69%) Reinsurance
12 2 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
12 2 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 2 (7.69%) Workshop Facilitation
12 2 (7.69%) Project Delivery
12 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
12 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (7.69%) Data Quality

Tandem
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 24 (92.31%) Social Skills
2 23 (88.46%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
1 22 (84.62%) Business Analyst
2 13 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 11 (42.31%) Asset Management Analyst
3 11 (42.31%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 11 (42.31%) Business Manager
3 11 (42.31%) Business Project Manager
3 11 (42.31%) Project Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) CRM Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) CRM Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.85%) IPTV
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Video\Live Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Asset Management
3 21 (80.77%) Project Management
4 20 (76.92%) Business Analysis
5 17 (65.38%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (53.85%) Change Management
6 14 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
6 14 (53.85%) Requirements Gathering
7 13 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (42.31%) Line Management
9 8 (30.77%) User Stories
10 6 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (23.08%) CRM
10 6 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Master Data Management
11 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft