The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 40 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.32% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £483 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £403 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
Pair Programming
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
240 387 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.71% 83.41% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 274 170
Median daily rate £375 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 25
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.09 £16.30 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Pair Programming
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared