The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 South East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 226 190 230
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +40
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 16 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.67% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 14
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£375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+77.50% +6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6706 6003 6893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.85% 70.82% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3681 3231 3265
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 255 323
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Pair Programming
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
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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
Berkshire +8 9 £295 -15.71% 2
Surrey +3 4 £363 -3.33% 5
Hampshire -33 3 £375 +11.11% 4
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 29 (85.29%) TDD
2 20 (58.82%) Scrum
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (50.00%) .NET
5 16 (47.06%) C#
5 16 (47.06%) SOA
5 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (41.18%) BDD
7 13 (38.24%) MVC
8 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 12 (35.29%) SOAP
9 11 (32.35%) RESTful
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (29.41%) Kanban
10 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
10 10 (29.41%) OO
10 10 (29.41%) Java
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (26.47%) Groovy
11 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
11 9 (26.47%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (26.47%) Open Source
11 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (23.53%) Scala
12 8 (23.53%) MySQL
12 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
12 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
13 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
13 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
13 7 (20.59%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (11.76%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.94%) Liferay
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) SoapUI
3 5 (14.71%) NUnit
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.88%) Gradle
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.94%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 12 (35.29%) SOAP
3 11 (32.35%) RESTful
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (17.65%) WCF
6 6 (17.65%) jQuery
6 6 (17.65%) Spring
6 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (11.76%) XML
8 4 (11.76%) XSLT
8 4 (11.76%) J2EE
8 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Blog
2 5 (14.71%) Xbox
2 5 (14.71%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Android
2 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) TDD
2 20 (58.82%) Scrum
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) SOA
4 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (41.18%) BDD
6 13 (38.24%) MVC
7 10 (29.41%) Kanban
7 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 10 (29.41%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) AOP
10 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
10 5 (14.71%) Change Data Capture
10 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
10 5 (14.71%) Test-First Development
10 5 (14.71%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) Groovy
4 8 (23.53%) Scala
5 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
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