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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 80 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 22 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 0.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1474 1160 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.41% 75.13% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 638 469
Median daily rate £400 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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 29 May 2016.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 39 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) Java
3 20 (51.28%) Scrum
3 20 (51.28%) Scala
4 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 16 (41.03%) Spring
5 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (38.46%) HTML
5 15 (38.46%) HTML5
5 15 (38.46%) BDD
6 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 12 (30.77%) CSS
7 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 12 (30.77%) CSS3
7 12 (30.77%) GitHub
8 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (28.21%) Microservices
8 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
8 11 (28.21%) RESTful
8 11 (28.21%) Mercurial
8 11 (28.21%) Open Source
8 11 (28.21%) Clojure
8 11 (28.21%) OOP
8 11 (28.21%) OO
8 11 (28.21%) SOA
8 11 (28.21%) Kanban
8 11 (28.21%) Groovy
9 8 (20.51%) Ruby
10 7 (17.95%) Web Development

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Spock
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (92.31%) Java Developer
3 19 (48.72%) Senior Developer
3 19 (48.72%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (43.59%) Agile Developer
4 17 (43.59%) Agile Java Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Java Scala Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Scala Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Senior Agile Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Spring
2 15 (38.46%) HTML
2 15 (38.46%) HTML5
3 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (30.77%) CSS
4 12 (30.77%) CSS3
5 11 (28.21%) RESTful
6 3 (7.69%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) Dropwizard
8 1 (2.56%) J2EE
8 1 (2.56%) JAX-RS
8 1 (2.56%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) Scrum
4 15 (38.46%) BDD
4 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (28.21%) Kanban
5 11 (28.21%) Microservices
5 11 (28.21%) OO
5 11 (28.21%) OOP
5 11 (28.21%) Open Source
5 11 (28.21%) SOA
5 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) OpenUP
6 7 (17.95%) Web Development
7 5 (12.82%) Concurrent Programming
7 5 (12.82%) Low Latency
7 5 (12.82%) Multithreading
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps
9 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) Scala
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.21%) Clojure
4 11 (28.21%) Groovy
5 8 (20.51%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
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