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 10 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
10 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 £401 £444
% change year-on-year
-9.65% -9.57%
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
120 125 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.92% 79.62% 71.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 33
Average daily rate £320 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Pair Programming
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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 10 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 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
3 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (86.96%) C#
5 15 (65.22%) HTML5
6 13 (56.52%) Scrum
6 13 (56.52%) SQL
7 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
8 10 (43.48%) MVC
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
9 8 (34.78%) CSS3
9 8 (34.78%) Requirements Management
9 8 (34.78%) Web Development
9 8 (34.78%) JSON
10 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (30.43%) Ajax
11 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
11 6 (26.09%) Refactoring
12 5 (21.74%) LINQ
12 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (21.74%) User Stories
12 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
12 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 5 (21.74%) SOAP
12 5 (21.74%) Web Services
12 5 (21.74%) XML
12 5 (21.74%) UNIX

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMTP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) .NET Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) HTML5
4 8 (34.78%) CSS3
4 8 (34.78%) JSON
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
5 7 (30.43%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) NHibernate
6 5 (21.74%) LINQ
6 5 (21.74%) SOAP
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) RESTful
8 3 (13.04%) Spring
9 2 (8.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) UNIX
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 8 (34.78%) Requirements Management
5 8 (34.78%) Web Development
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (26.09%) Refactoring
8 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) User Stories
9 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Vertica