The first table below looks at the demand for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 115 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 11 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.30% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
Average daily rate £413 £375 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Pair Programming
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Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Pair Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming across the Scotland region.

Pair Programming Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +12 6 £413 +4.76%
Edinburgh - 4 £405 - 2
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Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 16 (84.21%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (68.42%) Java
5 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
5 12 (63.16%) Spring
6 11 (57.89%) iBATIS
6 11 (57.89%) JUnit
6 11 (57.89%) JDBC
6 11 (57.89%) XML
7 10 (52.63%) JMS
7 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
8 9 (47.37%) FitNesse
8 9 (47.37%) XML Schema
9 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
10 7 (36.84%) Linux
10 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
10 7 (36.84%) HTML
11 6 (31.58%) CSS
11 6 (31.58%) MVC
11 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
11 6 (31.58%) Web Development
11 6 (31.58%) jQuery
11 6 (31.58%) BDD
12 5 (26.32%) Capistrano
12 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
12 5 (26.32%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (26.32%) Backbone.js
12 5 (26.32%) Jasmine
12 5 (26.32%) Ember.js

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JUnit
2 9 (47.37%) FitNesse
3 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
3 5 (26.32%) Jasmine
3 5 (26.32%) RSpec
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) EasyMock
4 1 (5.26%) jMock
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
1 12 (63.16%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) iBATIS
2 11 (57.89%) JDBC
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) JMS
4 9 (47.37%) XML Schema
5 7 (36.84%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 5 (26.32%) Backbone.js
7 5 (26.32%) Ember.js
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (10.53%) HTML5
9 1 (5.26%) RESTful
9 1 (5.26%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) JSON
9 1 (5.26%) Velocity
9 1 (5.26%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
3 5 (26.32%) AIX
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 16 (84.21%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Web Development
4 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) CoffeeScript
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) OCPJP
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cadence
1 1 (5.26%) Sun
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