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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 138 252 255
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +3
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 398 178 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.83% 0.80% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.99% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 141 137
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
City of London +89 90 £525 +7.69% 11
Osterley -5 3 £515 +5.10%
Croydon - 3 £438 -
Westminster - 1 £388 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 London region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 776 (93.95%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (86.92%) TDD
3 571 (69.13%) Java
4 432 (52.30%) Scrum
5 354 (42.86%) BDD
6 305 (36.92%) Continuous Integration
7 255 (30.87%) Spring
7 255 (30.87%) JavaScript
8 251 (30.39%) NoSQL
9 207 (25.06%) REST
10 205 (24.82%) HTML
11 191 (23.12%) Web Services
12 190 (23.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 185 (22.40%) Kanban
14 182 (22.03%) Scala
15 173 (20.94%) Git (software)
16 165 (19.98%) CSS
17 154 (18.64%) Continuous Delivery
18 137 (16.59%) AngularJS
19 133 (16.10%) MongoDB
20 129 (15.62%) Finance
21 126 (15.25%) Cucumber
22 123 (14.89%) HTML5
22 123 (14.89%) Linux
23 122 (14.77%) Software Engineering
24 121 (14.65%) Node.js
25 118 (14.29%) Jenkins
26 116 (14.04%) RESTful
27 115 (13.92%) MVC
28 112 (13.56%) Open Source

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 121 (14.65%) Node.js
2 72 (8.72%) Tomcat
3 50 (6.05%) Apache Spark
4 46 (5.57%) Apache
5 42 (5.08%) Jetty
6 27 (3.27%) Oracle Coherence
7 13 (1.57%) Apache TomEE
8 11 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.97%) Mule
10 6 (0.73%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.61%) JBoss
12 4 (0.48%) Confluence
13 3 (0.36%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.24%) IIS
14 2 (0.24%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.12%) Mule ESB
15 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.57%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (11.26%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.48%) GitHub
3 22 (2.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.69%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.09%) Heroku
7 4 (0.48%) Force.com
8 3 (0.36%) Google Play
8 3 (0.36%) PaaS
9 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.24%) SaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 84 (10.17%) HTTP
2 30 (3.63%) Internet
3 27 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.61%) DVB
5 1 (0.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (30.39%) NoSQL
2 190 (23.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 133 (16.10%) MongoDB
4 68 (8.23%) Big Data
5 54 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (5.69%) Hadoop
6 47 (5.69%) MySQL
7 42 (5.08%) SQL Server
8 24 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.94%) Hazelcast
10 14 (1.69%) HBase
11 12 (1.45%) MariaDB
12 9 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.09%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.09%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.09%) Redis
13 8 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (0.85%) CouchDB
15 6 (0.73%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 173 (20.94%) Git (software)
2 126 (15.25%) Cucumber
3 118 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 109 (13.20%) Maven
5 104 (12.59%) Gradle
6 68 (8.23%) JUnit
7 67 (8.11%) Mockito
8 66 (7.99%) Subversion
9 49 (5.93%) Jasmine
10 38 (4.60%) IntelliJ
11 37 (4.48%) Hudson
12 34 (4.12%) Selenium
13 32 (3.87%) Protractor
14 29 (3.51%) Mocha
15 26 (3.15%) JIRA
16 25 (3.03%) Eclipse
17 24 (2.91%) WebDriver
18 23 (2.78%) JMeter
19 22 (2.66%) Karma Test Runner
19 22 (2.66%) Sinon.JS
General
1 129 (15.62%) Finance
2 101 (12.23%) Banking
3 27 (3.27%) Front Office
4 19 (2.30%) Marketing
5 15 (1.82%) Retail
6 14 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.69%) Publishing
7 13 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.21%) Games
9 5 (0.61%) Electronics
10 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.12%) Advertising
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 744 (90.07%) Developer
2 412 (49.88%) Java Developer
3 263 (31.84%) Agile Developer
4 194 (23.49%) Agile Java Developer
5 190 (23.00%) Senior Developer
6 146 (17.68%) Senior Java Developer
7 108 (13.08%) Scala Developer
8 95 (11.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 80 (9.69%) Senior Agile Developer
10 76 (9.20%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 46 (5.57%) Python Developer
12 44 (5.33%) Java Scala Developer
13 43 (5.21%) .NET Developer
13 43 (5.21%) Full Stack Developer
14 41 (4.96%) Big Data Developer
15 39 (4.72%) Angular Developer
15 39 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 35 (4.24%) C# Developer
17 33 (4.00%) NoSQL Developer
18 32 (3.87%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (30.87%) Spring
2 207 (25.06%) REST
3 205 (24.82%) HTML
4 191 (23.12%) Web Services
5 165 (19.98%) CSS
6 137 (16.59%) AngularJS
7 123 (14.89%) HTML5
8 116 (14.04%) RESTful
9 96 (11.62%) Hibernate
10 88 (10.65%) CSS3
11 72 (8.72%) J2EE
12 61 (7.38%) Dropwizard
13 58 (7.02%) Akka
13 58 (7.02%) Sass
13 58 (7.02%) spray
14 56 (6.78%) Play Framework
15 54 (6.54%) .NET
16 47 (5.69%) Spring MVC
17 45 (5.45%) jQuery
18 38 (4.60%) React
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.63%) User Experience
2 44 (5.33%) Derivative
3 40 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (2.78%) Grid Computing
6 14 (1.69%) STB
7 13 (1.57%) iPad
7 13 (1.57%) Social Media
8 12 (1.45%) Interactive TV
9 11 (1.33%) Digital Media
10 9 (1.09%) Computer Science
11 8 (0.97%) Fixed Income
11 8 (0.97%) Video on Demand
12 7 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.73%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.73%) W3C
14 5 (0.61%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.61%) IPTV
14 5 (0.61%) MPEG
14 5 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 123 (14.89%) Linux
2 74 (8.96%) Unix
3 14 (1.69%) Android
4 13 (1.57%) Windows
5 10 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.21%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (93.95%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (86.92%) TDD
3 432 (52.30%) Scrum
4 354 (42.86%) BDD
5 305 (36.92%) Continuous Integration
6 185 (22.40%) Kanban
7 154 (18.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 122 (14.77%) Software Engineering
9 115 (13.92%) MVC
10 112 (13.56%) Open Source
11 106 (12.83%) High Availability
12 98 (11.86%) Mentoring
13 90 (10.90%) DevOps
14 89 (10.77%) Multithreading
15 88 (10.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 84 (10.17%) Microservices
17 82 (9.93%) OO
18 80 (9.69%) SDLC
19 79 (9.56%) Automated Testing
20 74 (8.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 571 (69.13%) Java
2 255 (30.87%) JavaScript
3 182 (22.03%) Scala
4 105 (12.71%) Python
5 93 (11.26%) SQL
6 79 (9.56%) Ruby
7 47 (5.69%) C#
8 46 (5.57%) C++
9 44 (5.33%) Groovy
10 37 (4.48%) ES6
11 23 (2.78%) PHP
12 18 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 16 (1.94%) ECMAScript
14 14 (1.69%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.33%) Clojure
16 9 (1.09%) C
16 9 (1.09%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.97%) Apex Code
17 8 (0.97%) SOQL
18 7 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (6.90%) Degree
2 43 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.73%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.44%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.12%) SDET
2 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (11.38%) Docker
2 11 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.97%) HDFS
4 3 (0.36%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.24%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (1.82%) Graphite
2 9 (1.09%) Kubernetes
3 8 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.73%) Mesos
4 6 (0.73%) Oozie
5 4 (0.48%) Kibana
6 3 (0.36%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (6.78%) Oracle
2 23 (2.78%) SOASTA, Inc
3 21 (2.54%) DataSynapse
3 21 (2.54%) Google
4 13 (1.57%) CyberSource
4 13 (1.57%) VMware
5 12 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.33%) New Relic
7 7 (0.85%) Microsoft
7 7 (0.85%) OpenTV
8 6 (0.73%) Adobe
8 6 (0.73%) SAP
8 6 (0.73%) Siebel
8 6 (0.73%) Sybase
8 6 (0.73%) Zend
9 4 (0.48%) Facebook
9 4 (0.48%) IBM
10 3 (0.36%) Akamai
11 2 (0.24%) Twitter
11 2 (0.24%) Xamarin
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West London
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London
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Hydrogen Group
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