The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 69 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.092% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +100.00%
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
591 742 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.09% 68.45% 65.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 394 276
Average daily rate £423 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 19
Average hourly rate £27.83 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.93% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Pair Programming
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) JBehave
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) JBehave
1 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA