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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 67 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 1 39 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 5.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 7.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £349
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +100.00%
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
511 501 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 70.19% 74.78% 64.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 196 217
Average daily rate £358 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £51.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Pair Programming Hourly 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 20 October 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
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 1 - -
Pair Programming
East of England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) GPRS
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Java

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (20.00%) GPRS
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft