The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 77 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 2 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 3.24% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 4.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 -
Pair Programming
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
813 658 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.22% 78.99% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 303 253
Average daily rate £400 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Chester -13 1 - - 4
Warrington - 1 £425 - 1
Northwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
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