The first table below looks at the demand for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 70 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.50% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
634 539 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.41% 69.91% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 280 271
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Pair Programming
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Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) Capistrano
4 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (62.50%) RSpec
4 5 (62.50%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
4 5 (62.50%) Jasmine
4 5 (62.50%) Ember.js
4 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) Degree

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
1 5 (62.50%) RSpec
1 5 (62.50%) Jasmine
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) NCrunch
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Backbone.js
3 5 (62.50%) Ember.js
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) CoffeeScript
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Capistrano