The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 91 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 15 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.18% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £303 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.51% -16.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year
- +30.87%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Salford - 1 £388 -
Stockport - 1 £375 -
Pair Programming
North West

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (97.14%) TDD
2 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (85.71%) Java
4 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (45.71%) Scrum
6 14 (40.00%) OpenUP
7 13 (37.14%) Scala
7 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
8 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
9 11 (31.43%) RESTful
9 11 (31.43%) Mercurial
9 11 (31.43%) Open Source
9 11 (31.43%) Groovy
9 11 (31.43%) OOP
9 11 (31.43%) OO
9 11 (31.43%) SOA
9 11 (31.43%) SOAP
9 11 (31.43%) Software Delivery
10 10 (28.57%) Subversion
11 7 (20.00%) BDD
12 6 (17.14%) Spring
13 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 5 (14.29%) Big Data
13 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
14 4 (11.43%) Kanban
14 4 (11.43%) HTML
14 4 (11.43%) CSS
15 3 (8.57%) CSS3
15 3 (8.57%) HTML5
15 3 (8.57%) REST

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Big Data
1 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Mercurial
3 10 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 29 (82.86%) Java Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Developer
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Java Developer
4 14 (40.00%) Senior Developer
5 13 (37.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Hadoop Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Scala Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Scala Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Agile Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Angular Developer
9 1 (2.86%) iOS Android Developer
9 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Mobility Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Android Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) RESTful
1 11 (31.43%) SOAP
2 6 (17.14%) Spring
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 3 (8.57%) REST
5 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) Modernizr
6 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.86%) iBATIS
6 1 (2.86%) React
6 1 (2.86%) RequireJS
6 1 (2.86%) Sass
6 1 (2.86%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) BBC
1 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) TDD
2 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (45.71%) Scrum
5 14 (40.00%) OpenUP
6 13 (37.14%) Mentoring
7 11 (31.43%) OO
7 11 (31.43%) OOP
7 11 (31.43%) Open Source
7 11 (31.43%) SOA
7 11 (31.43%) Software Delivery
8 7 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Kanban
10 3 (8.57%) DevOps
11 2 (5.71%) MVC
11 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (5.71%) Web Design
12 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
12 1 (2.86%) Extreme Programming
12 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) Scala
3 11 (31.43%) Groovy
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Clojure
5 1 (2.86%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
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