The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 90 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
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£388 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
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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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1132 999 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.91% 81.75% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 714 324
Average daily rate £363 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -49.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (91.30%) TDD
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
4 14 (60.87%) Java
5 12 (52.17%) Open Source
6 10 (43.48%) Ruby
6 10 (43.48%) BDD
7 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 7 (30.43%) Web Design
8 7 (30.43%) MVC
8 7 (30.43%) PHP
8 7 (30.43%) QA
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (30.43%) Sass
9 6 (26.09%) Capybara
9 6 (26.09%) Akamai
9 6 (26.09%) Sinatra
9 6 (26.09%) CSS3
9 6 (26.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (26.09%) New Relic
9 6 (26.09%) Graylog
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
9 6 (26.09%) Kanban

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (13.04%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Capybara
2 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (26.09%) IntelliJ
3 5 (21.74%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (21.74%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (17.39%) PHP Zend Developer
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) Sass
3 6 (26.09%) Sinatra
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
5 4 (17.39%) Doctrine
5 4 (17.39%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) LAMP
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE
6 2 (8.70%) JSON
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (8.70%) RIA
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) TDD
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Open Source
4 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
6 7 (30.43%) Web Design
6 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (30.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (26.09%) Kanban
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Planning Poker
9 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) OOP
10 3 (13.04%) DevOps
11 2 (8.70%) Microservices
11 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
12 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
12 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) Ruby
4 7 (30.43%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Graylog
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Akamai
1 6 (26.09%) New Relic
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Zend