The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 37 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.32% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £625 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
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
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 345 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.67% 80.23% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 227 142
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.38 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £16.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Northampton - 1 £625 -
Pair Programming
East Midlands

Pair Programming
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA