The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 160 179 192
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 33 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.43% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 20
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£488 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4168 4526 4902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.10% 77.16% 77.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3287 3426 3698
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 41 82
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (89.23%) TDD
3 35 (53.85%) BDD
4 29 (44.62%) RESTful
5 26 (40.00%) HTML
5 26 (40.00%) Java
5 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 24 (36.92%) Scrum
7 23 (35.38%) Web Services
7 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (35.38%) AngularJS
8 22 (33.85%) MVC
9 20 (30.77%) C#
9 20 (30.77%) .NET
10 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
10 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
10 19 (29.23%) CSS
10 19 (29.23%) .NET Framework
10 19 (29.23%) Entity Framework
11 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (27.69%) HTML5
11 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (27.69%) WCF
11 18 (27.69%) E-Commerce
12 17 (26.15%) CMS
12 17 (26.15%) LINQ
12 17 (26.15%) Umbraco
12 17 (26.15%) EPiServer
12 17 (26.15%) Sitecore CMS
12 17 (26.15%) Sitecore

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (26.15%) CMS
1 17 (26.15%) Umbraco
1 17 (26.15%) Sitecore CMS
1 17 (26.15%) Kentico
2 13 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.77%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.69%) HBase
5 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.62%) MySQL
6 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.08%) Big Data
8 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Cucumber
2 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.23%) Grunt
3 6 (9.23%) QUnit
3 6 (9.23%) Jasmine
3 6 (9.23%) Mocha
3 6 (9.23%) Bower
3 6 (9.23%) webpack
3 6 (9.23%) Selenium
4 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.15%) Subversion
5 3 (4.62%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) Maven
5 3 (4.62%) Hudson
6 2 (3.08%) Spock
6 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 18 (27.69%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (3.08%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.54%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) RESTful
2 26 (40.00%) HTML
3 23 (35.38%) Web Services
3 23 (35.38%) AngularJS
4 20 (30.77%) .NET
5 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
5 19 (29.23%) CSS
5 19 (29.23%) .NET Framework
5 19 (29.23%) Entity Framework
6 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (27.69%) HTML5
6 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (27.69%) WCF
7 17 (26.15%) LINQ
7 17 (26.15%) Razor View Engine
8 15 (23.08%) XML
9 14 (21.54%) Backbone.js
10 13 (20.00%) JSON
11 12 (18.46%) CSS3
12 10 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) User Experience
2 6 (9.23%) Social Media
3 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.62%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.08%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.54%) Equities
6 1 (1.54%) BBC
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) Economics
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (89.23%) TDD
3 35 (53.85%) BDD
4 24 (36.92%) Scrum
5 22 (33.85%) MVC
6 18 (27.69%) E-Commerce
7 17 (26.15%) Mentoring
8 14 (21.54%) Unit Testing
9 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (16.92%) OO
11 6 (9.23%) Dependency Management
12 5 (7.69%) Web Development
12 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.69%) Open Source
12 5 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
13 4 (6.15%) User Stories
13 4 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (4.62%) Extreme Programming
14 3 (4.62%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) Java
1 26 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (30.77%) C#
3 11 (16.92%) Scala
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
5 8 (12.31%) Python
6 6 (9.23%) Ruby
6 6 (9.23%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) Groovy
8 2 (3.08%) Clojure
9 1 (1.54%) XAML
9 1 (1.54%) C++
9 1 (1.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) EPiServer
1 17 (26.15%) Sitecore
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Zend
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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