Period
to 22 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 6 months to 22 July 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 236 231
Rank change year-on-year +36 -5 -43
Contract jobs citing Tandem 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.078% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
North West median daily rate £613 £338 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.48% -38.64% +37.50%
England median daily rate £465 £388 £468
% change year-on-year +20.00% -17.11% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year -35.71% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1853 2417 2125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.46% 31.47% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 1468 1185
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £226
90th Percentile £538 £525 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 116 119
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £18.87 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.49% +17.94% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.22
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.39 £51.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Tandem as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Tandem in the North West

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tandem in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Tandem
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blog
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM