The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 126
Contract jobs citing Tandem 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -15.62% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £27.00 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 439 708 623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.83% 34.89% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 459 435
Median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £552 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.67 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Tandem
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Tandem
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Tandem in West Yorkshire

Tandem
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tandem in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Tandem.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
1 3 (100.00%) ISPF
1 3 (100.00%) Axway
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option

Tandem
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) z/OS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) ISPF
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
1 3 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JCL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Axway
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft