The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 125 129 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 26 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.17% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.22% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 14
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £385 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
Pair Programming
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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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2988 2223 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 77.21% 73.46% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1786 1197 973
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 102 92
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +6 19 £475 +35.71% 6
Cheshire -2 6 £378 - 4
Merseyside - 1 - -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (85.37%) TDD
3 31 (75.61%) Java
4 29 (70.73%) Scrum
5 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
5 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (46.34%) Mentoring
7 18 (43.90%) RESTful
8 17 (41.46%) JSON
9 15 (36.59%) HTML
9 15 (36.59%) CSS
10 13 (31.71%) BDD
10 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
11 12 (29.27%) Kanban
11 12 (29.27%) SDLC
12 11 (26.83%) Spring
12 11 (26.83%) Scala
13 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
13 10 (24.39%) REST
14 9 (21.95%) CSS3
14 9 (21.95%) Node.js
14 9 (21.95%) Open Source
14 9 (21.95%) HTML5
15 8 (19.51%) Groovy
15 8 (19.51%) Android
15 8 (19.51%) QA
15 8 (19.51%) Web Services
15 8 (19.51%) OO
15 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
16 7 (17.07%) SOA

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (21.95%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.76%) Redis
3 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Mercurial
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
3 5 (12.20%) Mocha
3 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.76%) Calabash
4 4 (9.76%) Appium
5 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) Ant
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) Hudson
6 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Java Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Android Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Java Mobile Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Android Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) RESTful
2 17 (41.46%) JSON
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 15 (36.59%) CSS
4 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
5 11 (26.83%) Spring
6 10 (24.39%) REST
7 9 (21.95%) CSS3
7 9 (21.95%) HTML5
8 8 (19.51%) Web Services
9 7 (17.07%) XML
9 7 (17.07%) SOAP
9 7 (17.07%) Ajax
10 6 (14.63%) J2EE
11 5 (12.20%) jQuery
12 4 (9.76%) Ember.js
12 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
13 3 (7.32%) XHTML
13 3 (7.32%) XSL
13 3 (7.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Android
2 7 (17.07%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (85.37%) TDD
3 29 (70.73%) Scrum
4 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (46.34%) Mentoring
6 13 (31.71%) BDD
7 12 (29.27%) Kanban
7 12 (29.27%) SDLC
8 9 (21.95%) Open Source
9 8 (19.51%) OO
9 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
10 7 (17.07%) SOA
10 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
10 7 (17.07%) OOP
10 7 (17.07%) Refactoring
10 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
11 6 (14.63%) DevOps
11 6 (14.63%) Coaching
11 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
12 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) Java
2 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) Scala
4 8 (19.51%) Groovy
5 3 (7.32%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe
2 3 (7.32%) Apigee
3 2 (4.88%) hybris
4 1 (2.44%) Kony
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