The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 51 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
Pair Programming
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 643 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.71% 75.38% 77.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 332 260
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 55 32
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.10 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Watford - 2 £400 -
Pair Programming
East of England

Pair Programming
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Workflow
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) BPR
5 3 (37.50%) Front Office
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
7 1 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (12.50%) REST
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (12.50%) Spring
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) Java

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 3 (37.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Workflow
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) BPR
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Java