The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 70 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.87% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.00%
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 551 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.14% 80.67% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 416 317
Median daily rate £438 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +95.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.77 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £70.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 11 £400 -
Pair Programming
South East

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (91.30%) HTML
3 21 (91.30%) CSS
3 21 (91.30%) Scrum
3 21 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (91.30%) Kanban
3 21 (91.30%) Node.js
4 20 (86.96%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (86.96%) JSON
4 20 (86.96%) Web Services
4 20 (86.96%) E-Commerce
4 20 (86.96%) AngularJS
5 19 (82.61%) Automation Testing
5 19 (82.61%) PHP
5 19 (82.61%) Web Development
5 19 (82.61%) Magento
6 18 (78.26%) Open Source
6 18 (78.26%) NoSQL
6 18 (78.26%) API Development
6 18 (78.26%) Sass
7 17 (73.91%) Publishing
8 16 (69.57%) CSS3
9 3 (13.04%) QA
9 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Java
10 2 (8.70%) Selenium
10 2 (8.70%) HTML5
10 2 (8.70%) Cucumber

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (86.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Appium
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Gradle
2 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Mockito
2 1 (4.35%) Protractor
2 1 (4.35%) Robotium
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 17 (73.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript Developer
2 20 (86.96%) Node.js Developer
3 19 (82.61%) Agile Developer
3 19 (82.61%) AWS Developer
3 19 (82.61%) HTML CSS Developer
3 19 (82.61%) HTML Developer
4 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce Developer
4 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 16 (69.57%) Magento Developer
4 16 (69.57%) PHP Developer
4 16 (69.57%) PHP Magento Developer
5 12 (52.17%) Web Developer
6 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 10 (43.48%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics Developer
8 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) CSS
1 21 (91.30%) HTML
1 21 (91.30%) Node.js
2 20 (86.96%) AngularJS
2 20 (86.96%) JSON
2 20 (86.96%) Web Services
3 18 (78.26%) Sass
4 16 (69.57%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
6 1 (4.35%) JMS
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) TDD
2 21 (91.30%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (91.30%) Kanban
2 21 (91.30%) Scrum
3 20 (86.96%) E-Commerce
4 19 (82.61%) Automation Testing
4 19 (82.61%) Web Development
5 18 (78.26%) API Development
5 18 (78.26%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.35%) SOA
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) SOLID
8 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 19 (82.61%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Packer
1 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) New Relic