The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 69 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
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 East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
683 1119 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.12% 80.91% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 642 505
Median daily rate £425 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 33
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.48 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +15 5 - - 1
Pair Programming
South East

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) Node.js
4 8 (61.54%) Microservices
4 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
4 8 (61.54%) SOA
4 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (53.85%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (53.85%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 3 (23.08%) J2EE
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Degree

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Development Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Test Development Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 1 (7.69%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (61.54%) Microservices
3 8 (61.54%) SOA
4 7 (53.85%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya