Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 210 250
Rank change year-on-year +6 +40 -21
Contract jobs citing Tandem 11 47 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.66% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.66% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
City of London median daily rate £350 £450 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -20.00% +12.50%
Central London median daily rate £350 £513 £563
% change year-on-year -31.71% -8.89% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1,803 2,837 3,015
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.20% 39.75% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,374 2,193 2,352
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £287 £281 £313
90th Percentile £700 £713 £725
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -2.38% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.38% +28.87%
10th Percentile £12.46 £13.31 £13.13
90th Percentile £52.25 £33.00 £33.92
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.38 £22.26
% change year-on-year +8.39% -12.95% +20.64%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Tandem as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tandem in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tandem in the City of London

Tandem
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tandem in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (45.45%) Validation
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
4 4 (36.36%) Sprint Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Fund Management
6 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
6 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (9.09%) Runbook
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Release Management
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AWS
1 1 (9.09%) AWS IoT
1 1 (9.09%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) InfluxDB
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) CRM Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) CRM Business Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) CRM Manager
2 4 (36.36%) CRM Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Project Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Architect
3 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ADO
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
1 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) React
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Sprint Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (18.18%) Cash Management
5 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (18.18%) Fund Management
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Measurement
6 1 (9.09%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com