The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tandem
England / London
Rank 374 405 397
Rank change year-on-year +31 -8  
Contract jobs citing Tandem 28 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.064% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 9
Median daily rate £478 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £435 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £485
% change year-on-year +10.00% -17.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6760 7586 7419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.19% 34.49% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4693 5390 5058
Median daily rate £500 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 117 138
Median hourly rate £27.92 £19.74 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -0.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Tandem as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Tandem in London

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tandem in London

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tandem in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tandem in London

Tandem
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tandem in London

Tandem
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
City of London +8 1 £465 -41.87% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Tandem
England

Tandem
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 32 (59.26%) Unix
2 28 (51.85%) Finance
3 27 (50.00%) Windows
4 26 (48.15%) Banking
5 23 (42.59%) iSeries
6 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (27.78%) Coaching
7 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 14 (25.93%) SQL
9 12 (22.22%) OpenVMS
9 12 (22.22%) RACF
9 12 (22.22%) TACACS
9 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 12 (22.22%) Security Operations
9 12 (22.22%) SIEM
10 11 (20.37%) JCL
10 11 (20.37%) IBM
11 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.52%) B2B
11 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 10 (18.52%) zOS
11 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (18.52%) IBM Sterling
11 10 (18.52%) ISPF
11 10 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (18.52%) Network Security
11 10 (18.52%) Time Sharing Option
12 9 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (16.67%) Axway
12 9 (16.67%) Information Security

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (5.56%) CMS
1 3 (5.56%) DNN
1 3 (5.56%) EPiServer
1 3 (5.56%) Immediacy CMS
1 3 (5.56%) Kentico
1 3 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (5.56%) Sitefinity
1 3 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) TACACS
2 10 (18.52%) Network Security
2 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.67%) FTP
4 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 26 (48.15%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Law
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Security Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) SOC Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Author
6 3 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) CMS Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Author
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) ISPF
2 8 (14.81%) .NET
3 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
4 6 (11.11%) Middleware
5 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (7.41%) RESTful
6 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.56%) CSS
7 3 (5.56%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.70%) Django
8 2 (3.70%) HTML5
8 2 (3.70%) jQuery
8 2 (3.70%) REST
8 2 (3.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) iSeries
2 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
5 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
5 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.41%) SWIFT
5 4 (7.41%) User Experience
6 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.70%) Equities
7 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.85%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Unix
2 27 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) OpenVMS
4 10 (18.52%) zOS
5 7 (12.96%) Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) MVS
7 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Coaching
2 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 12 (22.22%) Security Operations
2 12 (22.22%) SIEM
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) B2B
3 10 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (16.67%) Information Security
5 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.26%) Service Management
6 4 (7.41%) BDD
6 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) MVC
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) Wealth Management
6 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
6 4 (7.41%) Web Development
7 3 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.56%) V-Model
7 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) JCL
3 5 (9.26%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.70%) GCIH
3 2 (3.70%) GIAC
4 1 (1.85%) MBA
4 1 (1.85%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) RACF
2 10 (18.52%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) IBM
3 10 (18.52%) IBM Sterling
4 9 (16.67%) Axway
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.56%) Alterian
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.85%) Unisys
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