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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 224 373 392
Rank change year-on-year
+149 +19
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 532 246 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 194 164
Median daily rate £518 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £343 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.31% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
London +112 400 £525 +5.00% 70
South East +16 38 £500 +14.28% 7
Yorkshire +14 32 £488 +8.33% 12
North West +2 31 £500 +17.64% 21
East of England +21 14 £400 +45.45% 6
West Midlands -6 6 £325 -13.33%
South West - 6 £400 - 2
North East -44 4 £500 -
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Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 978 (94.77%) Agile Software Development
2 897 (86.92%) TDD
3 732 (70.93%) Java
4 544 (52.71%) Scrum
5 431 (41.76%) BDD
6 399 (38.66%) Continuous Integration
7 349 (33.82%) JavaScript
8 327 (31.69%) Spring
9 296 (28.68%) NoSQL
10 283 (27.42%) HTML
11 242 (23.45%) Kanban
12 239 (23.16%) REST
13 238 (23.06%) CSS
14 236 (22.87%) Scala
15 228 (22.09%) Git (software)
16 214 (20.74%) Web Services
17 199 (19.28%) Apache Cassandra
18 184 (17.83%) HTML5
19 175 (16.96%) AngularJS
20 174 (16.86%) Continuous Delivery
21 173 (16.76%) Node.js
22 166 (16.09%) Open Source
23 161 (15.60%) MongoDB
24 158 (15.31%) Software Engineering
25 154 (14.92%) RESTful
26 153 (14.83%) Linux
27 144 (13.95%) MVC
28 140 (13.57%) Hibernate
29 138 (13.37%) Finance
30 137 (13.28%) Jenkins

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 173 (16.76%) Node.js
2 78 (7.56%) Tomcat
3 56 (5.43%) Apache
4 51 (4.94%) Apache Spark
5 45 (4.36%) Jetty
6 27 (2.62%) Oracle Coherence
7 19 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.26%) Apache TomEE
9 12 (1.16%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.97%) Mule
11 9 (0.87%) Confluence
12 6 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.48%) JBoss
13 5 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.29%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.19%) CMS
15 2 (0.19%) IIS
15 2 (0.19%) Liferay
15 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.097%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 14 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (1.07%) Magento
3 6 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.097%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 115 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (6.49%) GitHub
3 24 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (1.36%) Google Analytics
6 13 (1.26%) Heroku
7 9 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.78%) PaaS
9 4 (0.39%) Force.com
10 3 (0.29%) Google Play
10 3 (0.29%) SaaS
11 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.097%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.097%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.097%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 92 (8.91%) HTTP
2 32 (3.10%) Internet
3 27 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.48%) DVB
5 1 (0.097%) AMQP
5 1 (0.097%) Broadband
5 1 (0.097%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (28.68%) NoSQL
2 199 (19.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 161 (15.60%) MongoDB
4 74 (7.17%) Big Data
5 60 (5.81%) MySQL
6 54 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (4.94%) Hadoop
7 51 (4.94%) SQL Server
8 33 (3.20%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.55%) Hazelcast
10 15 (1.45%) Redis
11 14 (1.36%) HBase
12 12 (1.16%) MariaDB
13 10 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (0.87%) Apache Hive
14 9 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (0.68%) Neo4j
16 7 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 228 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 137 (13.28%) Cucumber
2 137 (13.28%) Jenkins
3 123 (11.92%) Maven
4 109 (10.56%) Gradle
5 84 (8.14%) JUnit
6 81 (7.85%) Subversion
7 73 (7.07%) Mockito
8 56 (5.43%) Jasmine
9 42 (4.07%) Selenium
10 39 (3.78%) Hudson
10 39 (3.78%) IntelliJ
11 36 (3.49%) Mocha
12 34 (3.29%) JIRA
12 34 (3.29%) Protractor
13 26 (2.52%) gulp
14 25 (2.42%) Eclipse
14 25 (2.42%) JMeter
14 25 (2.42%) Mercurial
14 25 (2.42%) WebDriver
General
1 138 (13.37%) Finance
2 101 (9.79%) Banking
3 28 (2.71%) Front Office
4 26 (2.52%) Publishing
5 21 (2.03%) Marketing
6 20 (1.94%) Retail
7 15 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.16%) Games
10 7 (0.68%) Electronics
11 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.29%) Back Office
13 1 (0.097%) Advertising
13 1 (0.097%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.097%) Legal
Job Titles
1 926 (89.73%) Developer
2 530 (51.36%) Java Developer
3 321 (31.10%) Agile Developer
4 247 (23.93%) Senior Developer
5 233 (22.58%) Agile Java Developer
6 199 (19.28%) Senior Java Developer
7 138 (13.37%) Scala Developer
8 125 (12.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 101 (9.79%) Senior Agile Developer
10 96 (9.30%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 73 (7.07%) Java Scala Developer
12 51 (4.94%) .NET Developer
13 50 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
14 48 (4.65%) HTML Developer
15 47 (4.55%) Python Developer
16 45 (4.36%) C# Developer
16 45 (4.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 44 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
18 42 (4.07%) Big Data Developer
18 42 (4.07%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (31.69%) Spring
2 283 (27.42%) HTML
3 239 (23.16%) REST
4 238 (23.06%) CSS
5 214 (20.74%) Web Services
6 184 (17.83%) HTML5
7 175 (16.96%) AngularJS
8 154 (14.92%) RESTful
9 140 (13.57%) Hibernate
10 130 (12.60%) CSS3
11 84 (8.14%) J2EE
12 78 (7.56%) Sass
13 73 (7.07%) JSON
14 71 (6.88%) .NET
15 66 (6.40%) Dropwizard
16 61 (5.91%) Play Framework
17 60 (5.81%) Akka
18 59 (5.72%) spray
19 56 (5.43%) jQuery
20 54 (5.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.75%) User Experience
2 46 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (4.17%) Derivative
4 30 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (2.23%) Grid Computing
7 15 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.45%) iPad
8 14 (1.36%) STB
9 13 (1.26%) Social Media
10 12 (1.16%) Interactive TV
11 11 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.87%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.78%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.78%) Video on Demand
14 7 (0.68%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (0.58%) W3C
16 5 (0.48%) Blog
16 5 (0.48%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (14.83%) Linux
2 92 (8.91%) Unix
3 34 (3.29%) Windows
4 14 (1.36%) Android
5 12 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.97%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.39%) Solaris
8 1 (0.097%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.097%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.097%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.097%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 978 (94.77%) Agile Software Development
2 897 (86.92%) TDD
3 544 (52.71%) Scrum
4 431 (41.76%) BDD
5 399 (38.66%) Continuous Integration
6 242 (23.45%) Kanban
7 174 (16.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 166 (16.09%) Open Source
9 158 (15.31%) Software Engineering
10 144 (13.95%) MVC
11 129 (12.50%) OO
12 125 (12.11%) Microservices
13 115 (11.14%) DevOps
14 110 (10.66%) Mentoring
15 109 (10.56%) High Availability
16 101 (9.79%) E-Commerce
17 96 (9.30%) Multithreading
18 91 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 87 (8.43%) Automated Testing
20 83 (8.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 732 (70.93%) Java
2 349 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 236 (22.87%) Scala
4 125 (12.11%) SQL
5 118 (11.43%) Ruby
6 114 (11.05%) Python
7 73 (7.07%) Groovy
8 64 (6.20%) C#
9 47 (4.55%) C++
10 40 (3.88%) Clojure
11 37 (3.59%) ES6
12 34 (3.29%) PHP
13 26 (2.52%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.55%) ECMAScript
15 15 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.26%) Go
17 12 (1.16%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.87%) C
19 8 (0.78%) Apex Code
19 8 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (6.10%) Degree
2 51 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.14%) QA
2 3 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.097%) SDET
3 1 (0.097%) SLA
System Software
1 99 (9.59%) Docker
2 12 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.78%) HDFS
4 3 (0.29%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
5 2 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.097%) vCloud
6 1 (0.097%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (1.45%) Graphite
2 11 (1.07%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.68%) Kibana
5 6 (0.58%) Mesos
5 6 (0.58%) Oozie
6 3 (0.29%) Puppet
7 2 (0.19%) Ansible
8 1 (0.097%) Packer
8 1 (0.097%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (6.20%) Oracle
2 23 (2.23%) SOASTA, Inc
3 22 (2.13%) Google
4 21 (2.03%) DataSynapse
5 14 (1.36%) VMware
6 13 (1.26%) CyberSource
7 12 (1.16%) Microsoft
7 12 (1.16%) New Relic
7 12 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.78%) IBM
8 8 (0.78%) SAP
9 7 (0.68%) OpenTV
10 6 (0.58%) Adobe
10 6 (0.58%) Siebel
10 6 (0.58%) Sybase
10 6 (0.58%) Zend
11 5 (0.48%) Facebook
12 3 (0.29%) Akamai
12 3 (0.29%) Twitter
13 2 (0.19%) Atlassian
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