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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 220 249 210
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -39
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 26 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.19% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 26
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £54.25
% change year-on-year
- +30.87%
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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +4 17 £425 - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £425 - 2
East Sussex +12 2 £475 -
Kent - 1 £600 -
West Sussex - 1 £575 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 64 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (83.33%) Java
3 51 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 51 (77.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 48 (72.73%) Ruby
5 46 (69.70%) Node.js
6 45 (68.18%) NoSQL
7 44 (66.67%) Open Source
7 44 (66.67%) JSON
8 43 (65.15%) Linux
9 42 (63.64%) MongoDB
10 41 (62.12%) REST
10 41 (62.12%) OO
10 41 (62.12%) SQL
10 41 (62.12%) MVC
11 40 (60.61%) OOD
11 40 (60.61%) Unix
11 40 (60.61%) Windows
11 40 (60.61%) Express
12 36 (54.55%) User Experience
13 20 (30.30%) TDD
14 18 (27.27%) Scrum
15 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (21.21%) CSS
16 14 (21.21%) HTML
17 13 (19.70%) Web Services
17 13 (19.70%) Kanban
18 12 (18.18%) BDD
19 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
20 8 (12.12%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (69.70%) Node.js
2 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.52%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (68.18%) NoSQL
2 42 (63.64%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.55%) Subversion
1 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (7.58%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (92.42%) Developer
2 43 (65.15%) Node.js Developer
3 32 (48.48%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Agile Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Lead Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Team Leader
7 7 (10.61%) Technical Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Technical Leader
7 7 (10.61%) Technical Team Leader
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Developer
9 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.06%) PHP Magento Developer
9 4 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Scala Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) JSON
2 41 (62.12%) REST
3 40 (60.61%) Express
4 14 (21.21%) CSS
4 14 (21.21%) HTML
5 13 (19.70%) Web Services
6 7 (10.61%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (10.61%) AngularJS
6 7 (10.61%) Apache CXF
7 4 (6.06%) Sass
8 3 (4.55%) RESTful
9 2 (3.03%) CSS3
9 2 (3.03%) HTML5
9 2 (3.03%) jQuery
9 2 (3.03%) Spring
10 1 (1.52%) Ajax
10 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.52%) J2EE
10 1 (1.52%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (54.55%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Linux
2 40 (60.61%) Unix
2 40 (60.61%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (77.27%) Continuous Delivery
3 44 (66.67%) Open Source
4 41 (62.12%) MVC
4 41 (62.12%) OO
5 40 (60.61%) OOD
6 20 (30.30%) TDD
7 18 (27.27%) Scrum
8 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (19.70%) Kanban
10 12 (18.18%) BDD
11 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
12 7 (10.61%) SOA
12 7 (10.61%) Web Development
13 6 (9.09%) Microservices
14 4 (6.06%) API Development
14 4 (6.06%) Automation Testing
14 4 (6.06%) Refactoring
14 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
15 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 51 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 48 (72.73%) Ruby
4 41 (62.12%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) Go
7 1 (1.52%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.52%) Siebel
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
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