The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 157 226 325
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +99
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 342 210 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.44% 0.88% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.11% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 184 78
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£500 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £356 £363
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +57.77%
Pair Programming
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18950 18955 19371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.16% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13553 13216 13545
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 218 237
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in London

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in London

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in London

Pair Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming across the London region.

Pair Programming Hourly Rate Trend in London

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +58 75 £525 -8.69% 20
Osterley 0 2 £550 +12.24%
Hounslow +5 1 £470 -6.00%
Isleworth -2 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 492 (92.83%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (84.91%) TDD
3 342 (64.53%) Java
4 274 (51.70%) Scrum
5 221 (41.70%) Continuous Integration
6 200 (37.74%) BDD
7 173 (32.64%) JavaScript
8 157 (29.62%) Spring
9 133 (25.09%) Kanban
9 133 (25.09%) Git (software)
10 127 (23.96%) Scala
11 124 (23.40%) HTML
12 116 (21.89%) Web Services
13 115 (21.70%) RESTful
14 104 (19.62%) CSS
15 103 (19.43%) NoSQL
16 98 (18.49%) AngularJS
17 91 (17.17%) SQL
17 91 (17.17%) MVC
18 89 (16.79%) Ruby
19 88 (16.60%) REST
20 86 (16.23%) MongoDB
20 86 (16.23%) Hibernate
21 85 (16.04%) QA
22 83 (15.66%) Software Engineering
22 83 (15.66%) Jenkins
23 80 (15.09%) XML
24 79 (14.91%) OO
25 78 (14.72%) HTML5
25 78 (14.72%) Amazon AWS

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 75 (14.15%) Node.js
2 51 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 42 (7.92%) Apache
4 36 (6.79%) Jetty
5 22 (4.15%) MQSeries
5 22 (4.15%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (3.02%) JBoss
7 15 (2.83%) Confluence
8 12 (2.26%) Apache Spark
9 9 (1.70%) CMS
10 8 (1.51%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.51%) Kentico
10 8 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.32%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.75%) IIS
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.57%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.38%) MS Office
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Endur
1 1 (0.19%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 78 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.08%) GitHub
5 5 (0.94%) Heroku
6 4 (0.75%) PaaS
7 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.98%) HTTP
2 22 (4.15%) TCP/IP
2 22 (4.15%) Internet
3 3 (0.57%) UPnP
4 1 (0.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (19.43%) NoSQL
2 86 (16.23%) MongoDB
3 72 (13.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 43 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 37 (6.98%) Hadoop
6 31 (5.85%) Relational Database
7 29 (5.47%) MySQL
8 28 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (5.28%) Big Data
9 17 (3.21%) RDBMS
10 16 (3.02%) HBase
11 11 (2.08%) Redis
11 11 (2.08%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.70%) SQLite
13 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.32%) Riak
14 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.75%) Impala
15 4 (0.75%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 133 (25.09%) Git (software)
2 83 (15.66%) Jenkins
3 63 (11.89%) Cucumber
4 60 (11.32%) Subversion
5 54 (10.19%) Maven
6 49 (9.25%) JUnit
7 42 (7.92%) Gradle
8 30 (5.66%) TeamCity
9 27 (5.09%) Mockito
9 27 (5.09%) JIRA
9 27 (5.09%) Selenium
10 24 (4.53%) IntelliJ
11 21 (3.96%) Visual Studio
12 20 (3.77%) JMeter
13 18 (3.40%) Xcode
13 18 (3.40%) jMock
13 18 (3.40%) RSpec
14 13 (2.45%) CocoaPods
15 12 (2.26%) WebDriver
16 10 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 47 (8.87%) Banking
2 34 (6.42%) Investment Banking
3 30 (5.66%) Finance
4 19 (3.58%) Front Office
5 17 (3.21%) Publishing
6 13 (2.45%) Retail
7 8 (1.51%) Games
8 3 (0.57%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Automotive
9 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 469 (88.49%) Developer
2 247 (46.60%) Java Developer
3 55 (10.38%) Agile Java Developer
4 48 (9.06%) Senior Developer
5 45 (8.49%) Scala Developer
6 28 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
7 27 (5.09%) Software Engineer
7 27 (5.09%) Front-End Developer
8 26 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
8 26 (4.91%) .NET Developer
9 24 (4.53%) Web Developer
10 20 (3.77%) iOS Developer
11 19 (3.58%) Core Java Developer
12 18 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (2.83%) Java Software Engineer
14 14 (2.64%) Java Web Developer
15 13 (2.45%) C# Developer
16 12 (2.26%) Architect
17 11 (2.08%) Lead Developer
17 11 (2.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (29.62%) Spring
2 124 (23.40%) HTML
3 116 (21.89%) Web Services
4 115 (21.70%) RESTful
5 104 (19.62%) CSS
6 98 (18.49%) AngularJS
7 88 (16.60%) REST
8 86 (16.23%) Hibernate
9 80 (15.09%) XML
10 78 (14.72%) HTML5
11 75 (14.15%) JSON
12 58 (10.94%) .NET
13 40 (7.55%) jQuery
13 40 (7.55%) Backbone.js
14 39 (7.36%) J2EE
15 35 (6.60%) Scalatra
16 34 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (6.42%) CSS3
17 31 (5.85%) Spring MVC
18 29 (5.47%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.55%) User Experience
2 24 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.64%) STB
6 13 (2.45%) Animation
7 11 (2.08%) iPhone
8 10 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
8 10 (1.89%) iPad
8 10 (1.89%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.51%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.51%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.51%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.13%) Semantic Web
10 6 (1.13%) Linked Data
10 6 (1.13%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.13%) Equities
10 6 (1.13%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.19%) UNIX
2 51 (9.62%) Linux
3 21 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.02%) Android
5 5 (0.94%) Windows
6 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (92.83%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (84.91%) TDD
3 274 (51.70%) Scrum
4 221 (41.70%) Continuous Integration
5 200 (37.74%) BDD
6 133 (25.09%) Kanban
7 91 (17.17%) MVC
8 83 (15.66%) Software Engineering
9 79 (14.91%) OO
10 73 (13.77%) Multithreading
11 71 (13.40%) Continuous Delivery
12 69 (13.02%) SOA
13 67 (12.64%) Open Source
14 65 (12.26%) Web Development
15 60 (11.32%) Unit Testing
16 56 (10.57%) E-Commerce
16 56 (10.57%) Mentoring
17 55 (10.38%) DevOps
18 54 (10.19%) Automated Testing
18 54 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 342 (64.53%) Java
2 173 (32.64%) JavaScript
3 127 (23.96%) Scala
4 91 (17.17%) SQL
5 89 (16.79%) Ruby
6 69 (13.02%) C#
7 64 (12.08%) Python
8 62 (11.70%) Groovy
9 27 (5.09%) C++
9 27 (5.09%) PHP
10 20 (3.77%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.45%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.45%) Clojure
12 12 (2.26%) Apple Swift
13 10 (1.89%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.51%) CoffeeScript
14 8 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.51%) XAML
15 6 (1.13%) Go
16 5 (0.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 51 (9.62%) Degree
2 41 (7.74%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.70%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (16.04%) QA
2 8 (1.51%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (6.42%) Docker
2 8 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.94%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (4.34%) Puppet
2 11 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.89%) Oozie
3 10 (1.89%) Graphite
4 4 (0.75%) Mesos
4 4 (0.75%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.57%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) Salt
6 2 (0.38%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.19%) Graylog
Vendors
1 39 (7.36%) Oracle
2 27 (5.09%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.34%) New Relic
4 17 (3.21%) SOASTA, Inc
5 15 (2.83%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.89%) Apple
6 10 (1.89%) Red Gate
7 9 (1.70%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.70%) Perforce
8 8 (1.51%) VMware
8 8 (1.51%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.51%) Google
8 8 (1.51%) Zend
9 5 (0.94%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.75%) Actian
11 3 (0.57%) IBM
11 3 (0.57%) Twitter
12 2 (0.38%) SaltStack
12 2 (0.38%) hybris
12 2 (0.38%) Akamai
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