Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 2018 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
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 204 204
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Tandem 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.019% 0.019% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median daily rate - - £450
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £10.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -44.44% +2.86% -

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,297 1,442 1,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.28% 27.34% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 974 1,168
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £250 £227 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 91 131
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -3.85% +47.17%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.18 £48.75 £47.14
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
Wiltshire +8 1 - -
Tandem
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Unisys