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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 63 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.90% 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.14% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
719 690 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.15% 76.84% 77.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 535 523
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 23
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +82.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.60 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £72.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 2016.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (60.00%) Selenium
4 6 (60.00%) BDD
4 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) RESTful
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) hybris
6 4 (40.00%) Content Management
6 4 (40.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Kanban
6 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) Web Development
6 4 (40.00%) ATG
6 4 (40.00%) CMS
6 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design

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 (40.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) Mockito
3 3 (30.00%) Xcode
4 2 (20.00%) Appium
4 2 (20.00%) Protractor
4 2 (20.00%) Robotium
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) Dropwizard
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) JDBC
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Content Management
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Kanban
4 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ATG
1 4 (40.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) Apple