The first table below looks at the demand for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.50% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 119 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 81.75% 74.84% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 36
Average daily rate £320 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £43.70 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.90% +13.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £25.00 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 18 (90.00%) C#
3 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) HTML5
5 11 (55.00%) Scrum
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) Web Development
8 7 (35.00%) JSON
8 7 (35.00%) CSS3
8 7 (35.00%) Ajax
8 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (30.00%) Refactoring
9 6 (30.00%) Requirements Management
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (25.00%) LINQ
10 5 (25.00%) User Stories
10 5 (25.00%) NHibernate
10 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (20.00%) SOAP
11 4 (20.00%) Web Services
11 4 (20.00%) XML
11 4 (20.00%) UNIX
11 4 (20.00%) Linux

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) HTML5
4 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 7 (35.00%) CSS3
4 7 (35.00%) Ajax
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) LINQ
5 5 (25.00%) NHibernate
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
8 2 (10.00%) JDBC
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) Web Development
6 6 (30.00%) Refactoring
6 6 (30.00%) Requirements Management
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) User Stories
8 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (5.00%) Kanban
11 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Vertica