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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
England / East of England
Rank 107 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 20 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.17% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.21% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 8
Median daily rate £275 £459 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.05% -7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £389 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £71.00

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
1789 1895 1992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.91% 79.92% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 1137 1205
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 160 146
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Pair Programming Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +13 17 £265 -53.91%
Hertfordshire -7 3 £525 -
Pair Programming
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 47 (97.92%) TDD
2 35 (72.92%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (54.17%) Mobile App
3 26 (54.17%) Java
4 25 (52.08%) HTML
5 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 21 (43.75%) XML
7 19 (39.58%) Jenkins
7 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (37.50%) RESTful
8 18 (37.50%) MVC
9 17 (35.42%) JSON
9 17 (35.42%) JUnit
9 17 (35.42%) GitHub
10 16 (33.33%) iOS Development
10 16 (33.33%) Animation
10 16 (33.33%) Core Animation
10 16 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (33.33%) OOD
10 16 (33.33%) Core Data
11 14 (29.17%) Apple iOS
11 14 (29.17%) Android
11 14 (29.17%) Android Development
12 13 (27.08%) BDD
13 12 (25.00%) Objective-C
13 12 (25.00%) Apple Swift
14 11 (22.92%) Scrum
15 10 (20.83%) Cocoa
15 10 (20.83%) Automotive
15 10 (20.83%) iOS SDK

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 6 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Yammer
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) HBase
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Jenkins
2 17 (35.42%) JUnit
3 10 (20.83%) Gradle
4 9 (18.75%) Calabash
5 8 (16.67%) Xcode
6 4 (8.33%) Android Studio
6 4 (8.33%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) gulp
7 1 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 10 (20.83%) Automotive
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (97.92%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 15 (31.25%) Java Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Android Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Agile Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Agile Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Objective-C Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Angular Developer
10 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
10 1 (2.08%) AWS DevOps
10 1 (2.08%) Java Android Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Java Scala Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) HTML
2 21 (43.75%) XML
3 18 (37.50%) RESTful
4 17 (35.42%) JSON
5 16 (33.33%) Core Animation
5 16 (33.33%) Core Data
6 10 (20.83%) Cocoa
6 10 (20.83%) iOS SDK
7 9 (18.75%) Android SDK
8 8 (16.67%) iPhone SDK
9 7 (14.58%) CSS
10 5 (10.42%) J2EE
11 4 (8.33%) Ajax
11 4 (8.33%) HTML5
11 4 (8.33%) JSP
11 4 (8.33%) LESS
11 4 (8.33%) Sass
11 4 (8.33%) Web Services
11 4 (8.33%) XHTML
12 3 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) Mobile App
2 16 (33.33%) Animation
3 8 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Android
1 14 (29.17%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) TDD
2 35 (72.92%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (37.50%) MVC
5 16 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 16 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 16 (33.33%) OOD
6 14 (29.17%) Android Development
7 13 (27.08%) BDD
8 11 (22.92%) Scrum
9 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Kanban
12 4 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
12 4 (8.33%) OO
12 4 (8.33%) RAD
12 4 (8.33%) SOA
13 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) Java
2 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 12 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 9 (18.75%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) Haskell
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) ES6
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Packer
1 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Infor
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) SAP