Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 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
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 191 216
Rank change year-on-year +90 +25 -15
Contract jobs citing Tandem 13 5 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 0.094% 0.017%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 0.32% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Median daily rate £302 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.94% - -
England median daily rate £313 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -26.47% +6.25% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 - -

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 529 1,561 1,722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.89% 29.48% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 959 976
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £145 £180 £225
90th Percentile £575 £594 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 89 114
Median hourly rate £18.75 £20.50 £22.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% -10.05% +3.59%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.14 £12.00
90th Percentile £77.25 £53.75 £52.30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +55.56% +9.76% +2.50%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Tandem as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Tandem in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Tandem in the North West

Tandem
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the North West region over the 6 months to 26 September 2020. 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
Cheshire - 10 £302 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Manchester +65 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Tandem
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 11 (84.62%) ATM
1 11 (84.62%) EMV
1 11 (84.62%) BASE24
1 11 (84.62%) ISO 8583
1 11 (84.62%) JIRA
1 11 (84.62%) Test Management
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
1 11 (84.62%) Confluence
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 2 (15.38%) TOWER Software
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) CMDB
3 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.69%) Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) ATM
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) BASE24 Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Asset and Configuration Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) BASE24 Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) BASE24 Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) EMV
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
1 11 (84.62%) Test Management
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
2 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) TOWER Software