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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 113 142 148
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 17 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 0.096% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £488 £525 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £465 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
2018 2439 2497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.42% 77.70% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1464 1485
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 172 152
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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
Hertfordshire +22 10 £488 +8.33% 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £525 - 2
Pair Programming
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) TDD
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (55.17%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) CSS
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) HTML5
6 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
7 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
7 11 (37.93%) .NET
7 11 (37.93%) Java
7 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
8 9 (31.03%) BDD
8 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
9 8 (27.59%) Mocha
9 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
9 8 (27.59%) Selenium
9 8 (27.59%) CSS3
9 8 (27.59%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (27.59%) QUnit
9 8 (27.59%) Jasmine
9 8 (27.59%) Ember.js
9 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
10 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Kanban
10 7 (24.14%) Scrum
10 7 (24.14%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (24.14%) Ruby
10 7 (24.14%) Workflow
10 7 (24.14%) Finance

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 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) Redis
2 3 (10.34%) Riak
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jasmine
1 8 (27.59%) Mocha
1 8 (27.59%) QUnit
1 8 (27.59%) Selenium
2 4 (13.79%) Ant
3 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
2 3 (10.34%) Front Office
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) HTML CSS Developer
2 8 (27.59%) HTML Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (10.34%) Java Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Agile Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) UI Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) CSS
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) HTML5
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
4 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
4 8 (27.59%) CSS3
4 8 (27.59%) Ember.js
4 8 (27.59%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (17.24%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) Ajax
6 4 (13.79%) JSP
6 4 (13.79%) LESS
6 4 (13.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (13.79%) Sass
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) XHTML
6 4 (13.79%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) TDD
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) BDD
5 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
6 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
7 7 (24.14%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (24.14%) Kanban
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
7 7 (24.14%) Workflow
8 6 (20.69%) Web Development
9 5 (17.24%) DevOps
10 4 (13.79%) OO
10 4 (13.79%) RAD
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
10 4 (13.79%) SOA
11 3 (10.34%) BPR
11 3 (10.34%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (6.90%) Haskell
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft