The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 67 27 64
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +37
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 1 39 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 5.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 6.89% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +20.00%
Pair Programming
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 566 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 66.51% 74.87% 62.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 249 215
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 28 96
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £12.00 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Cambridge - - - - 1
Pair Programming
East of England

Pair Programming
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pair Programming.

1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pair Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++