The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 93 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.065% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year
- +30.87%
Pair Programming
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1190 1036 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.57% 73.53% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 592 597
Average daily rate £380 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 55
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northamptonshire - 1 £625 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Struts
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) UML
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 4 (66.67%) JMS
3 4 (66.67%) EAI
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) B2B
3 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) DataStage
3 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
3 4 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) JTA

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 4 (66.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 4 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DataStage
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 4 (66.67%) JAX-WS
2 4 (66.67%) JDBC
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) JPA
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) JTA
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Spring Security
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) AOP
2 4 (66.67%) API Development
2 4 (66.67%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) EAI
2 4 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Product Management
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) COBOL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) Clojure
4 1 (16.67%) Haskell
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) TIBCO