The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
Pair Programming
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 243 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 80.14% 81.82% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 142 135
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £9.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.44% -48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 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 Kent region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Go
3 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Redis
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Heroku
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
6 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (16.67%) Kafka
6 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (16.67%) SaaS

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Heroku
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (50.00%) Redis
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
3 4 (66.67%) Go
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Foundry