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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 229 251 374
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +123
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 479 464 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.91% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.12% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 413 221
Median daily rate £511 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -42.95%
Pair Programming
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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
38173 41342 39811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.79% 81.45% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25638 27209 26333
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1000 1236 1136
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -9 337 £538 +2.38% 51
South East +31 54 £463 +8.82% 7
East of England +29 28 £475 +18.75% 3
North West +5 22 £450 - 9
South West +26 14 £375 - 7
Yorkshire +16 10 £431 -4.16% 5
North East -35 9 £438 +5.42%
West Midlands -16 4 £488 -11.36% 1
East Midlands -7 1 - -
Pair Programming
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Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 917 (89.81%) Agile Software Development
2 816 (79.92%) TDD
3 658 (64.45%) Java
4 424 (41.53%) BDD
5 410 (40.16%) Continuous Integration
6 398 (38.98%) Scrum
7 349 (34.18%) JavaScript
8 286 (28.01%) Spring
9 279 (27.33%) Scala
10 275 (26.93%) HTML
11 246 (24.09%) Git (software)
12 240 (23.51%) CSS
13 234 (22.92%) Kanban
14 222 (21.74%) RESTful
15 215 (21.06%) Jenkins
16 186 (18.22%) Open Source
17 184 (18.02%) Node.js
18 180 (17.63%) AngularJS
19 177 (17.34%) REST
20 172 (16.85%) Microservices
21 169 (16.55%) Amazon AWS
22 167 (16.36%) HTML5
22 167 (16.36%) Web Services
23 165 (16.16%) Software Engineering
23 165 (16.16%) JSON
24 164 (16.06%) SQL
25 149 (14.59%) DevOps
26 148 (14.50%) Python
27 142 (13.91%) Automated Testing
28 139 (13.61%) E-Commerce

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 79 (7.74%) Apache Spark
2 45 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (3.53%) Confluence
4 28 (2.74%) Apache
5 25 (2.45%) CMS
5 25 (2.45%) WebSphere
6 24 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.37%) JBoss
7 14 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
8 13 (1.27%) Alfresco
9 12 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (1.08%) NServiceBus
11 10 (0.98%) Jetty
12 7 (0.69%) K2 blackpearl
12 7 (0.69%) nginx
13 6 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.59%) Documentum
13 6 (0.59%) IIS
14 5 (0.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 29 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.69%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 18 (1.76%) Magento
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.098%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 169 (16.55%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (9.99%) GitHub
3 55 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 13 (1.27%) PaaS
7 11 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
8 10 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.78%) Google Play
10 7 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.39%) Heroku
12 3 (0.29%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.29%) Force.com
12 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.29%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.20%) Office 365
13 2 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (6.56%) HTTP
2 41 (4.02%) RTSP
3 40 (3.92%) MQTT
4 35 (3.43%) Internet
5 7 (0.69%) DVB
6 4 (0.39%) RTP
7 3 (0.29%) LDAP
8 1 (0.098%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (11.95%) NoSQL
2 120 (11.75%) MongoDB
3 67 (6.56%) Hadoop
4 65 (6.37%) SQL Server
5 56 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 51 (5.00%) Big Data
7 41 (4.02%) MySQL
8 39 (3.82%) Relational Database
9 36 (3.53%) Redis
10 27 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (1.86%) Apache Hive
12 17 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 11 (1.08%) Neo4j
14 10 (0.98%) HBase
15 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.59%) Hazelcast
16 6 (0.59%) Mixpanel
16 6 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.39%) Riak
17 4 (0.39%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 246 (24.09%) Git (software)
2 215 (21.06%) Jenkins
3 118 (11.56%) Cucumber
4 83 (8.13%) Maven
5 81 (7.93%) JUnit
6 76 (7.44%) JIRA
7 75 (7.35%) Gradle
8 71 (6.95%) Selenium
9 69 (6.76%) Mockito
10 44 (4.31%) Subversion
11 43 (4.21%) WebDriver
12 34 (3.33%) IntelliJ
13 28 (2.74%) Mercurial
14 27 (2.64%) Vagrant
15 26 (2.55%) TeamCity
16 19 (1.86%) Appium
16 19 (1.86%) Hudson
17 18 (1.76%) Calabash
17 18 (1.76%) git-flow
17 18 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 90 (8.81%) Finance
2 89 (8.72%) Banking
3 65 (6.37%) Investment Banking
4 43 (4.21%) Retail
5 37 (3.62%) Publishing
6 26 (2.55%) Front Office
7 17 (1.67%) Games
8 11 (1.08%) Back Office
9 9 (0.88%) Marketing
10 7 (0.69%) Advertising
11 6 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) Automotive
13 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.20%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.098%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.098%) French Language
14 1 (0.098%) Legal
14 1 (0.098%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 870 (85.21%) Developer
2 406 (39.76%) Java Developer
3 239 (23.41%) Senior Developer
4 235 (23.02%) Agile Developer
5 171 (16.75%) Agile Java Developer
6 162 (15.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 143 (14.01%) Scala Developer
8 94 (9.21%) Senior Agile Developer
9 89 (8.72%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 88 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 70 (6.86%) Java Scala Developer
12 63 (6.17%) .NET Developer
13 60 (5.88%) Senior Scala Developer
14 52 (5.09%) C# Developer
15 49 (4.80%) Node.js Developer
16 45 (4.41%) iOS Developer
16 45 (4.41%) Senior Java Scala Developer
17 41 (4.02%) Software Developer
17 41 (4.02%) Software Engineer
18 38 (3.72%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (28.01%) Spring
2 275 (26.93%) HTML
3 240 (23.51%) CSS
4 222 (21.74%) RESTful
5 184 (18.02%) Node.js
6 180 (17.63%) AngularJS
7 177 (17.34%) REST
8 167 (16.36%) HTML5
8 167 (16.36%) Web Services
9 165 (16.16%) JSON
10 120 (11.75%) CSS3
11 117 (11.46%) Hibernate
12 92 (9.01%) .NET
13 88 (8.62%) Kafka
14 77 (7.54%) XML
15 74 (7.25%) React
16 72 (7.05%) Dropwizard
17 70 (6.86%) Akka
18 67 (6.56%) jQuery
19 65 (6.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.66%) User Experience
2 47 (4.60%) Video on Demand
3 35 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (3.23%) Economics
4 33 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 32 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 29 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 27 (2.64%) iPhone
8 26 (2.55%) iPad
9 20 (1.96%) Streaming Video
10 18 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (1.67%) Derivative
12 12 (1.18%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.18%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.98%) MPEG
14 9 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (0.88%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.78%) Animation
15 8 (0.78%) Fintech
15 8 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 76 (7.44%) Apple iOS
2 63 (6.17%) Linux
3 62 (6.07%) Android
4 31 (3.04%) Windows
5 28 (2.74%) Unix
6 5 (0.49%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.49%) Solaris
7 3 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (89.81%) Agile Software Development
2 816 (79.92%) TDD
3 424 (41.53%) BDD
4 410 (40.16%) Continuous Integration
5 398 (38.98%) Scrum
6 234 (22.92%) Kanban
7 186 (18.22%) Open Source
8 172 (16.85%) Microservices
9 165 (16.16%) Software Engineering
10 149 (14.59%) DevOps
11 142 (13.91%) Automated Testing
12 139 (13.61%) E-Commerce
12 139 (13.61%) OO
13 129 (12.63%) MVC
14 115 (11.26%) Continuous Delivery
15 109 (10.68%) High Availability
15 109 (10.68%) Web Development
16 107 (10.48%) Unit Testing
17 84 (8.23%) SDLC
18 80 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 658 (64.45%) Java
2 349 (34.18%) JavaScript
3 279 (27.33%) Scala
4 164 (16.06%) SQL
5 148 (14.50%) Python
6 97 (9.50%) C#
6 97 (9.50%) Ruby
7 61 (5.97%) Groovy
8 56 (5.48%) Clojure
9 55 (5.39%) C
10 53 (5.19%) PHP
11 40 (3.92%) Objective-C
12 38 (3.72%) C++
13 37 (3.62%) Apple Swift
14 16 (1.57%) ES6
15 9 (0.88%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.69%) ActionScript
16 7 (0.69%) ANSI C
17 6 (0.59%) F#
17 6 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 54 (5.29%) SC Cleared
3 49 (4.80%) Degree
4 4 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.20%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.098%) PMP
6 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (9.70%) QA
2 20 (1.96%) SDET
3 11 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.29%) EMIR
6 3 (0.29%) MiFID
7 1 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (7.44%) Docker
2 26 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (1.27%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.49%) HDFS
5 4 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.29%) vSphere
7 2 (0.20%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.098%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 50 (4.90%) Puppet
2 23 (2.25%) Kubernetes
3 13 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.88%) Kibana
4 9 (0.88%) logstash
4 9 (0.88%) Mesos
5 8 (0.78%) Grafana
6 7 (0.69%) rkt
7 5 (0.49%) Ansible
7 5 (0.49%) Terraform
8 3 (0.29%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.20%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.20%) Nagios
9 2 (0.20%) OpenSSO
9 2 (0.20%) Sun Identity Manager
10 1 (0.098%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.098%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.098%) MOM
10 1 (0.098%) Packer
Vendors
1 20 (1.96%) Apple
1 20 (1.96%) hybris
2 19 (1.86%) Google
3 18 (1.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (1.76%) VMware
4 17 (1.67%) ATG
4 17 (1.67%) New Relic
5 11 (1.08%) IBM
5 11 (1.08%) Oracle
6 9 (0.88%) Splunk
7 8 (0.78%) AppDynamics
7 8 (0.78%) Facebook
8 7 (0.69%) Adobe
8 7 (0.69%) OpenTV
8 7 (0.69%) Optimizely
8 7 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.59%) Apigee
9 6 (0.59%) Coremetrics
10 5 (0.49%) GigaSpaces
11 4 (0.39%) Atlassian
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