The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 238 228 218
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 19 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 14
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£403 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £265 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
Pair Programming
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7062 6652 5964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.13% 74.24% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4135 3667 3111
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 253 275
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Pair Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Pair Programming Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Oxfordshire - 11 £403 - 3
West Sussex - 3 £475 -
East Sussex - 3 £550 -
Hampshire -1 1 £388 - 3
Berkshire -3 1 £400 - 1
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) TDD
3 21 (72.41%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (44.83%) Kanban
5 13 (44.83%) Node.js
5 13 (44.83%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) NoSQL
7 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
8 9 (31.03%) CSS
8 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
9 8 (27.59%) Java
9 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (24.14%) PHP
10 7 (24.14%) BDD
10 7 (24.14%) RESTful
10 7 (24.14%) Magento
10 7 (24.14%) Blog
10 7 (24.14%) JSON
11 6 (20.69%) Scala
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) HTTP
11 6 (20.69%) API Development
12 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (17.24%) MVC
12 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) SOA
12 5 (17.24%) jQuery
12 5 (17.24%) Web Development

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (44.83%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) NoSQL
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.90%) Games
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Magento Developer
4 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Trainer
5 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
4 7 (24.14%) RESTful
5 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) Ember.js
7 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
7 4 (13.79%) .NET
7 4 (13.79%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) XSLT
8 3 (10.34%) Spring
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.90%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) WCF
9 2 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Blog
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) Web 2.0
4 2 (6.90%) DTV
5 1 (3.45%) PlayStation
5 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) TDD
3 21 (72.41%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (44.83%) Kanban
6 10 (34.48%) Automated Testing
7 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) BDD
9 6 (20.69%) API Development
10 5 (17.24%) Web Development
10 5 (17.24%) SOA
10 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.24%) MVC
11 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (10.34%) Analytics
12 3 (10.34%) User Stories
12 3 (10.34%) Feature Driven Development
12 3 (10.34%) Open Source
12 3 (10.34%) SEO
12 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) PHP
4 6 (20.69%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) Groovy
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (3.45%) Twitter