The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 345 347 361
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 247 215 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.60% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 170 147
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£475 £455 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £370 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in England

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in England

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in England

Pair Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Pair Programming Hourly Rate Trend in England

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
London 0 182 £500 +5.26% 43
Yorkshire +12 28 £450 +38.46% 2
North West -19 17 £425 +21.42% 13
East Midlands -11 7 £325 -6.47% 1
South East -22 7 £419 +9.83% 9
North East - 4 - - 1
East of England +5 1 £275 -18.51% 1
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
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Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 414 (93.03%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (82.25%) TDD
3 267 (60.00%) Java
4 193 (43.37%) JavaScript
5 188 (42.25%) Scrum
6 182 (40.90%) BDD
7 151 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
8 141 (31.69%) HTML
9 117 (26.29%) CSS
10 102 (22.92%) RESTful
11 96 (21.57%) OO
12 93 (20.90%) Web Services
13 90 (20.22%) HTML5
14 88 (19.78%) Spring
15 85 (19.10%) Git (software)
16 84 (18.88%) Ruby
17 81 (18.20%) Kanban
18 79 (17.75%) SQL
19 78 (17.53%) AngularJS
20 76 (17.08%) Scala
21 74 (16.63%) REST
22 68 (15.28%) Node.js
23 67 (15.06%) CSS3
23 67 (15.06%) Cucumber
23 67 (15.06%) Python
24 66 (14.83%) Open Source
25 65 (14.61%) JSON
26 64 (14.38%) Linux
27 61 (13.71%) Continuous Improvement
28 60 (13.48%) MVC

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 68 (15.28%) Node.js
2 22 (4.94%) Cloud Foundry
3 20 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 20 (4.49%) CMS
4 18 (4.04%) Umbraco
4 18 (4.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 18 (4.04%) Kentico
5 15 (3.37%) Apache
6 8 (1.80%) Confluence
7 6 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.35%) Jetty
8 5 (1.12%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.67%) JBoss
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.22%) IIS
11 1 (0.22%) Liferay
11 1 (0.22%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.02%) GitHub
5 5 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.67%) Heroku
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.45%) SaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.94%) HTTP
2 12 (2.70%) Internet
3 6 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.12%) LDAP
5 2 (0.45%) UPnP
6 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.03%) Relational Database
2 53 (11.91%) NoSQL
3 50 (11.24%) MongoDB
4 33 (7.42%) SQL Server
5 31 (6.97%) MySQL
6 30 (6.74%) RDBMS
7 25 (5.62%) Hadoop
8 20 (4.49%) Big Data
9 16 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.02%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.57%) HBase
12 7 (1.57%) Redis
13 6 (1.35%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.45%) MarkLogic
15 2 (0.45%) BigTable
15 2 (0.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 85 (19.10%) Git (software)
2 67 (15.06%) Cucumber
3 38 (8.54%) Jenkins
4 37 (8.31%) jMock
4 37 (8.31%) Selenium
5 34 (7.64%) JUnit
6 29 (6.52%) IntelliJ
6 29 (6.52%) Subversion
7 27 (6.07%) TeamCity
8 23 (5.17%) Maven
9 21 (4.72%) Jasmine
9 21 (4.72%) Mocha
10 20 (4.49%) Capybara
11 18 (4.04%) JIRA
11 18 (4.04%) RSpec
12 15 (3.37%) QUnit
12 15 (3.37%) Grunt
13 14 (3.15%) webpack
13 14 (3.15%) Bower
14 13 (2.92%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (12.81%) Banking
2 46 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 33 (7.42%) Finance
4 10 (2.25%) Games
5 9 (2.02%) Front Office
6 7 (1.57%) Publishing
6 7 (1.57%) Electronics
7 4 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.90%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 376 (84.49%) Developer
2 166 (37.30%) Java Developer
3 49 (11.01%) Senior Developer
4 35 (7.87%) .NET Developer
5 30 (6.74%) Agile Java Developer
6 26 (5.84%) Ruby Developer
7 22 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (4.94%) Lead Developer
7 22 (4.94%) Web Developer
8 20 (4.49%) PHP Developer
9 18 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (4.04%) Scala Developer
10 17 (3.82%) C# Developer
11 14 (3.15%) Architect
12 13 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
13 12 (2.70%) Lead Java Developer
14 11 (2.47%) Software Developer
14 11 (2.47%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.47%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (31.69%) HTML
2 117 (26.29%) CSS
3 102 (22.92%) RESTful
4 93 (20.90%) Web Services
5 90 (20.22%) HTML5
6 88 (19.78%) Spring
7 78 (17.53%) AngularJS
8 74 (16.63%) REST
9 67 (15.06%) CSS3
10 65 (14.61%) JSON
11 57 (12.81%) Hibernate
11 57 (12.81%) .NET
12 56 (12.58%) XML
13 39 (8.76%) jQuery
14 33 (7.42%) Backbone.js
15 32 (7.19%) Sass
16 31 (6.97%) J2EE
17 29 (6.52%) ASP.NET
18 28 (6.29%) J2SE
18 28 (6.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 66 (14.83%) Open Source
2 38 (8.54%) User Experience
3 17 (3.82%) Digital Media
4 14 (3.15%) Fixed Income
4 14 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.70%) Social Media
6 10 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.80%) Animation
9 6 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.35%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.12%) Blog
10 5 (1.12%) iPhone
10 5 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.90%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.90%) DTV
11 4 (0.90%) RIA
11 4 (0.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.38%) Linux
2 14 (3.15%) Apple iOS
3 13 (2.92%) Android
4 12 (2.70%) UNIX
5 5 (1.12%) Windows
6 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (93.03%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (82.25%) TDD
3 188 (42.25%) Scrum
4 182 (40.90%) BDD
5 151 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
6 96 (21.57%) OO
7 81 (18.20%) Kanban
8 61 (13.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 60 (13.48%) MVC
10 57 (12.81%) E-Commerce
11 56 (12.58%) User Stories
11 56 (12.58%) Mentoring
12 53 (11.91%) Web Development
13 49 (11.01%) Technical Analysis
14 48 (10.79%) Software Engineering
14 48 (10.79%) DevOps
15 39 (8.76%) Refactoring
15 39 (8.76%) OOD
16 38 (8.54%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (8.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 267 (60.00%) Java
2 193 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 84 (18.88%) Ruby
4 79 (17.75%) SQL
5 76 (17.08%) Scala
6 67 (15.06%) Python
7 49 (11.01%) C#
8 33 (7.42%) PHP
9 25 (5.62%) Groovy
10 11 (2.47%) Perl
11 8 (1.80%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.57%) XAML
12 7 (1.57%) Clojure
13 4 (0.90%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.67%) C++
14 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.45%) Go
15 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 42 (9.44%) Degree
2 15 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.01%) QA
System Software
1 20 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.35%) Docker
3 3 (0.67%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.45%) Varnish
5 1 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (4.49%) Graylog
2 4 (0.90%) Puppet
3 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.67%) Oozie
4 2 (0.45%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
5 1 (0.22%) Mesos
5 1 (0.22%) Graphite
5 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (12.13%) Oracle
2 30 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.49%) Akamai
3 20 (4.49%) New Relic
3 20 (4.49%) VMware
4 19 (4.27%) EPiServer
5 18 (4.04%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.80%) Zend
7 5 (1.12%) hybris
8 4 (0.90%) Apple
9 3 (0.67%) IBM
9 3 (0.67%) Perforce
9 3 (0.67%) Red Gate
10 2 (0.45%) ATG
10 2 (0.45%) SAP
11 1 (0.22%) GigaSpaces
11 1 (0.22%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.22%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe
11 1 (0.22%) Splunk
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