Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 6 months to 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 378 393
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -17
Contract jobs citing Tandem 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.024% 0.042% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.083% 0.14% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
South East median daily rate £450 £431 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +37.50%
England median daily rate £490 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +30.67% -16.67% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4817 4970 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.85% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2823 2866 3454
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 289 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +15.66%
10th Percentile £10.72 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.75 £54.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Tandem as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Tandem in the South East

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tandem in the South East

Tandem
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tandem in the South East

Tandem
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tandem within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Thames Valley -10 1 £450 +9.09% 1
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Tandem
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) EMV
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) BPEL
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence

Tandem
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) BPM Designer
2 1 (25.00%) BPM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) EMV
2 1 (25.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) BPEL
3 1 (25.00%) Cognitive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++