Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Tandem
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 549 569
Rank change year-on-year -47 +20 +10
Contract jobs citing Tandem 43 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 31
London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £318 £313 £240
90th Percentile £675 £591 £550
England median daily rate £490 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +26.45% -13.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £26.70 -
% change year-on-year +68.57% - -

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18413 16645 17238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.07% 36.80% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 11794 12127
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 256 297
London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.96 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.72% -0.20% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.65 £50.00 £48.50
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Tandem as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -7 10 £563 +21.62% 6
East London -5 1 - -
Tandem
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 12 (27.91%) Finance
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.26%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (18.60%) Banking
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
5 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
6 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.95%) JSON
6 6 (13.95%) BDD
6 6 (13.95%) MVC
6 6 (13.95%) Front Office
6 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) HTML
6 6 (13.95%) CSS
7 5 (11.63%) .NET
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
7 5 (11.63%) Unix
7 5 (11.63%) XHTML
7 5 (11.63%) zOS
7 5 (11.63%) Middleware

Tandem
Co-occurring 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 2 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) nginx
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) FTP
1 2 (4.65%) Skype
1 2 (4.65%) SMS
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) Mocha
1 1 (2.33%) Sinon.JS
1 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Front Office
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 2 (4.65%) Back Office
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Salesforce Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Designer
6 3 (6.98%) Information Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Information Security Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Incident Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Major Incident Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
1 6 (13.95%) JSON
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (11.63%) CSS3
2 5 (11.63%) HTML5
2 5 (11.63%) jQuery
2 5 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (11.63%) Middleware
2 5 (11.63%) RESTful
2 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (11.63%) WPF
2 5 (11.63%) XHTML
3 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
3 4 (9.30%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (11.63%) Fixed Income
2 5 (11.63%) iSeries
3 3 (6.98%) Fintech
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Derivative
4 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) AS400
5 1 (2.33%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) Robotics
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 5 (11.63%) zOS
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
2 7 (16.28%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) BDD
3 6 (13.95%) MVC
4 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
5 4 (9.30%) B2B
5 4 (9.30%) CRM
5 4 (9.30%) Information Security
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) MVVM
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) SOA
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) C#
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) JCL
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) COBOL
7 1 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CCNP
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) GIAC
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (11.63%) IBM
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (4.65%) Adobe
5 2 (4.65%) Axway
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Informatica
5 2 (4.65%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Pega
6 1 (2.33%) Workday