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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 81 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 24 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 0.45% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.60% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 11
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£475 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -5.00%
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%
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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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1458 1007 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.47% 75.77% 73.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 609 465
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 47
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.40
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 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 3 September 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 27 (87.10%) Java
3 24 (77.42%) Scrum
4 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (70.97%) Mentoring
6 17 (54.84%) Scala
6 17 (54.84%) RESTful
7 16 (51.61%) Open Source
7 16 (51.61%) Groovy
8 15 (48.39%) SOA
8 15 (48.39%) Subversion
8 15 (48.39%) SOAP
8 15 (48.39%) OOP
8 15 (48.39%) OO
8 15 (48.39%) Mercurial
8 15 (48.39%) Software Delivery
8 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
9 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
10 10 (32.26%) HTML
10 10 (32.26%) CSS
11 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
12 7 (22.58%) REST
12 7 (22.58%) CSS3
12 7 (22.58%) Big Data
12 7 (22.58%) HTML5
12 7 (22.58%) BDD
12 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
12 7 (22.58%) Ajax
13 6 (19.35%) Kanban

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Hadoop
1 7 (22.58%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Subversion
1 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
1 15 (48.39%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) Mocha
2 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Java Developer
3 16 (51.61%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (51.61%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) RESTful
2 15 (48.39%) SOAP
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
3 10 (32.26%) CSS
4 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
5 7 (22.58%) Ajax
5 7 (22.58%) HTML5
5 7 (22.58%) REST
5 7 (22.58%) CSS3
6 6 (19.35%) Spring
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 6 (19.35%) XML
6 6 (19.35%) JSON
7 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
8 3 (9.68%) XHTML
8 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
8 3 (9.68%) J2EE
8 3 (9.68%) XSL
8 3 (9.68%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (9.68%) Android
1 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) TDD
2 24 (77.42%) Scrum
3 23 (74.19%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (70.97%) Mentoring
5 16 (51.61%) Open Source
6 15 (48.39%) OOP
6 15 (48.39%) OO
6 15 (48.39%) SOA
6 15 (48.39%) Software Delivery
7 7 (22.58%) BDD
8 6 (19.35%) Kanban
9 5 (16.13%) DevOps
10 3 (9.68%) SDLC
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Mobile Development
10 3 (9.68%) Coaching
10 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 17 (54.84%) Scala
3 16 (51.61%) Groovy
4 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
5 3 (9.68%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe
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