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 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 194 215 254
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +39
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 55 54 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.72% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 11
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £371 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £525 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £71.00
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
6206 7486 7568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.73% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3676 4419 4220
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 286
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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 11 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pair Programming within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 19 £600 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +21 14 £325 -
Buckinghamshire +22 8 £350 - 1
Surrey -8 7 £425 - 1
West Sussex +11 4 £494 -14.13%
Hampshire +16 2 £494 +37.15%
Kent - 1 £475 -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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.

1 106 (98.15%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (83.33%) TDD
3 66 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (59.26%) Scrum
5 62 (57.41%) Java
6 51 (47.22%) JavaScript
7 48 (44.44%) Open Source
7 48 (44.44%) Node.js
8 47 (43.52%) Kanban
9 45 (41.67%) E-Commerce
10 44 (40.74%) HTML
11 42 (38.89%) Jenkins
12 36 (33.33%) CSS
13 33 (30.56%) Web Services
14 32 (29.63%) Spring
15 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
16 29 (26.85%) AngularJS
17 28 (25.93%) Sass
18 27 (25.00%) JIRA
18 27 (25.00%) CSS3
19 26 (24.07%) JSON
19 26 (24.07%) SQL
20 25 (23.15%) Web Development
20 25 (23.15%) NoSQL
20 25 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
21 23 (21.30%) GitHub
22 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
22 22 (20.37%) DevOps
22 22 (20.37%) User Stories
22 22 (20.37%) Unit Testing

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 17 (15.74%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.81%) Confluence
3 14 (12.96%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (12.04%) Alfresco
4 13 (12.04%) JBoss
5 12 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (7.41%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.63%) Apache
7 5 (4.63%) Liferay
8 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.93%) Documentum
9 1 (0.93%) IIS
9 1 (0.93%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (21.30%) GitHub
3 9 (8.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.93%) Heroku
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) NoSQL
2 21 (19.44%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 27 (25.00%) JIRA
3 22 (20.37%) Cucumber
4 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
5 16 (14.81%) JUnit
5 16 (14.81%) Maven
6 15 (13.89%) Mockito
7 14 (12.96%) Gatling
8 11 (10.19%) Gradle
9 10 (9.26%) Subversion
10 5 (4.63%) Eclipse
10 5 (4.63%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.70%) Selenium
12 3 (2.78%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.85%) Protractor
13 2 (1.85%) SonarQube
13 2 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (1.85%) Travis CI
13 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.44%) Publishing
2 7 (6.48%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (76.85%) Developer
2 31 (28.70%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.85%) Agile Developer
4 28 (25.93%) JavaScript Developer
5 24 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
6 15 (13.89%) AWS Developer
7 14 (12.96%) HTML CSS Developer
7 14 (12.96%) HTML Developer
7 14 (12.96%) Magento Developer
7 14 (12.96%) PHP Developer
7 14 (12.96%) PHP Magento Developer
7 14 (12.96%) Software Engineer
8 13 (12.04%) E-Commerce Developer
9 12 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
9 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 11 (10.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (10.19%) Java Engineer
10 11 (10.19%) Web Developer
11 10 (9.26%) Software Developer
12 9 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.44%) Node.js
2 44 (40.74%) HTML
3 36 (33.33%) CSS
4 33 (30.56%) Web Services
5 32 (29.63%) Spring
6 29 (26.85%) AngularJS
7 28 (25.93%) Sass
8 27 (25.00%) CSS3
9 26 (24.07%) JSON
10 20 (18.52%) REST
11 19 (17.59%) RESTful
12 16 (14.81%) Java EE
13 15 (13.89%) HTML5
14 14 (12.96%) LESS
15 12 (11.11%) J2EE
16 9 (8.33%) Express
17 8 (7.41%) Servlets
17 8 (7.41%) Velocity
17 8 (7.41%) XML
18 6 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) User Experience
2 7 (6.48%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) PMI
4 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.85%) IVR
5 2 (1.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Linux
2 10 (9.26%) Unix
2 10 (9.26%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) Solaris
4 3 (2.78%) Android
4 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (98.15%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (83.33%) TDD
3 66 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (59.26%) Scrum
5 48 (44.44%) Open Source
6 47 (43.52%) Kanban
7 45 (41.67%) E-Commerce
8 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
9 25 (23.15%) Web Development
10 22 (20.37%) DevOps
10 22 (20.37%) Unit Testing
10 22 (20.37%) User Stories
11 18 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (15.74%) Automation Testing
12 17 (15.74%) BDD
13 15 (13.89%) BPEL
13 15 (13.89%) BPMN
13 15 (13.89%) MVC
13 15 (13.89%) OOP
14 14 (12.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (57.41%) Java
2 51 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (24.07%) SQL
4 21 (19.44%) Scala
5 18 (16.67%) PHP
6 11 (10.19%) Ruby
7 9 (8.33%) Groovy
8 3 (2.78%) C#
9 2 (1.85%) C++
9 2 (1.85%) Perl
9 2 (1.85%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) Go
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) SDET
3 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (4.63%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (2.78%) IBM
3 2 (1.85%) Avaya
4 1 (0.93%) Alias
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.93%) Sophos
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