The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 58 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.98% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.95%
Pair Programming
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
490 840 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.07% 80.92% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 494 377
Median daily rate £430 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £9.05 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Node.js
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (41.67%) Refactoring
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Development Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Mobile Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Node.js
2 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Refactoring
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya