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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
England / South East
Rank 194 221 241
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +20
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 46 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.48% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 10
Median daily rate £425 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £71.00

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
5742 6683 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.25% 80.03% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3378 4020 3991
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 292 239
Median hourly rate £38.50 £44.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% +78.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire +19 19 £600 +37.14%
Surrey +11 15 £425 - 3
West Sussex +7 5 £494 -14.13%
Berkshire +14 3 £410 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £475 - 1
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 99 (98.02%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (77.23%) TDD
3 63 (62.38%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (60.40%) Java
5 54 (53.47%) Scrum
6 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
7 50 (49.50%) Node.js
8 42 (41.58%) Jenkins
9 41 (40.59%) Open Source
10 39 (38.61%) HTML
11 35 (34.65%) SQL
11 35 (34.65%) Spring
12 34 (33.66%) E-Commerce
13 31 (30.69%) CSS
14 30 (29.70%) Software Engineering
14 30 (29.70%) Kanban
15 27 (26.73%) MongoDB
16 26 (25.74%) GitHub
16 26 (25.74%) JSON
17 25 (24.75%) Unit Testing
17 25 (24.75%) Web Services
17 25 (24.75%) NoSQL
18 24 (23.76%) JIRA
19 23 (22.77%) Cucumber
19 23 (22.77%) AngularJS
20 22 (21.78%) Sass
20 22 (21.78%) REST
20 22 (21.78%) DevOps
20 22 (21.78%) Continuous Delivery
20 22 (21.78%) MVC

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (19.80%) WebSphere
2 17 (16.83%) WebSphere Process Server
3 16 (15.84%) Alfresco
3 16 (15.84%) JBoss
4 15 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (11.88%) Confluence
6 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.95%) Apache
7 5 (4.95%) Liferay
8 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.99%) IIS
9 1 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.99%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.74%) GitHub
2 19 (18.81%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.91%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (8.91%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (8.91%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.99%) Heroku
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) MongoDB
2 25 (24.75%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) MySQL
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (41.58%) Jenkins
2 24 (23.76%) JIRA
3 23 (22.77%) Cucumber
4 19 (18.81%) Git (software)
5 18 (17.82%) JUnit
5 18 (17.82%) Maven
5 18 (17.82%) Mockito
6 14 (13.86%) Gatling
7 11 (10.89%) Subversion
8 10 (9.90%) Gradle
9 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.95%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.97%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.98%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.98%) Selenium
11 2 (1.98%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.99%) Protractor
12 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (16.83%) Publishing
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) Games
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (81.19%) Developer
2 29 (28.71%) Java Developer
3 28 (27.72%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (23.76%) Node.js Developer
5 18 (17.82%) Software Engineer
6 16 (15.84%) Agile Developer
7 14 (13.86%) Java Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (12.87%) Software Developer
9 11 (10.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (9.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (9.90%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (8.91%) AWS Developer
12 8 (7.92%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (7.92%) HTML Developer
12 8 (7.92%) Magento Developer
12 8 (7.92%) PHP Developer
12 8 (7.92%) PHP Magento Developer
13 7 (6.93%) E-Commerce Developer
14 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (49.50%) Node.js
2 39 (38.61%) HTML
3 35 (34.65%) Spring
4 31 (30.69%) CSS
5 26 (25.74%) JSON
6 25 (24.75%) Web Services
7 23 (22.77%) AngularJS
8 22 (21.78%) REST
8 22 (21.78%) Sass
9 21 (20.79%) Java EE
10 20 (19.80%) CSS3
11 17 (16.83%) RESTful
12 15 (14.85%) Express
13 14 (13.86%) HTML5
13 14 (13.86%) LESS
14 9 (8.91%) J2EE
14 9 (8.91%) Spring Boot
15 8 (7.92%) Servlets
15 8 (7.92%) Velocity
15 8 (7.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) User Experience
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.97%) Cryptography
3 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.98%) IVR
4 2 (1.98%) PMI
4 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Linux
2 18 (17.82%) Unix
3 16 (15.84%) Windows
4 5 (4.95%) Solaris
5 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (98.02%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (77.23%) TDD
3 63 (62.38%) Continuous Integration
4 54 (53.47%) Scrum
5 41 (40.59%) Open Source
6 34 (33.66%) E-Commerce
7 30 (29.70%) Kanban
7 30 (29.70%) Software Engineering
8 25 (24.75%) Unit Testing
9 22 (21.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (21.78%) DevOps
9 22 (21.78%) MVC
10 21 (20.79%) Web Development
11 18 (17.82%) BPEL
11 18 (17.82%) BPMN
11 18 (17.82%) User Stories
12 17 (16.83%) Migration
13 15 (14.85%) OO
13 15 (14.85%) OOD
14 14 (13.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) Java
2 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
3 35 (34.65%) SQL
4 16 (15.84%) Ruby
5 15 (14.85%) Scala
6 13 (12.87%) PHP
7 9 (8.91%) Groovy
8 3 (2.97%) C#
8 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.98%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.99%) Go
10 1 (0.99%) Perl
10 1 (0.99%) Python
10 1 (0.99%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) SDET
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (4.95%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (2.97%) IBM
3 2 (1.98%) Avaya
4 1 (0.99%) Alias
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) Sophos
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