The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 62 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.15% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £401 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -42.95%
Pair Programming
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 675 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.24% 81.52% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 517 541
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pair Programming across the Bristol region.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Spring
3 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
4 8 (61.54%) BDD
5 7 (53.85%) Scrum
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) CSS
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
6 6 (46.15%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (46.15%) Kanban
6 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
6 6 (46.15%) Dropwizard
7 5 (38.46%) REST
7 5 (38.46%) RESTful
8 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) hybris
8 4 (30.77%) Content Management
8 4 (30.77%) JSON
8 4 (30.77%) Ruby
8 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 4 (30.77%) Python
8 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (30.77%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Maven
3 3 (23.08%) Mockito
3 3 (23.08%) Xcode
4 2 (15.38%) Appium
4 2 (15.38%) Protractor
4 2 (15.38%) Robotium
4 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
4 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Polyglot Developer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) Dropwizard
4 5 (38.46%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) JDBC
6 3 (23.08%) Sass
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) Spring MVC
7 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
7 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) W3C
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) Kanban
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) Clojure
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) ATG
1 4 (30.77%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Apple