The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 116 129 139
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.14% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £71.00 £71.00
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1973 2123 2334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.98% 76.73% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1322
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Pair Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming across the East of England region.

Pair Programming Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 7 £400 -
Norfolk - 3 £390 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Extreme Programming
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Kanban
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) Ant
7 4 (28.57%) J2EE
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) RAD
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) JSP
7 4 (28.57%) XHTML
7 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 4 (28.57%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) IBM

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Redis
1 3 (21.43%) Riak
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Ant
2 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Programmer
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Ajax
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) JSP
2 4 (28.57%) LESS
2 4 (28.57%) Sass
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XHTML
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (21.43%) React
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Extreme Programming
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Kanban
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) RAD
7 4 (28.57%) SOA
8 3 (21.43%) ATDD
8 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 3 (21.43%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Product Management
9 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Facebook
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter