The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 27 April 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 West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 138 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Tandem 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.038% 0.067% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £400 £550
% change year-on-year -12.81% -27.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.76% -  

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 South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 675 823 743
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 25.71% 27.70% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 532 451
Median daily rate £410 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 49
Median hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +21.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tandem in the South West

Tandem
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Wiltshire -1 1 - -
Tandem
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 West region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 1 (100.00%) Unisys

Tandem
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys