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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pair Programming
Rank 219 179 205
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +26
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 24 69 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.10% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 35
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£375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -
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
6806 6247 7090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.34% 71.52% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3829 3470 3387
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 251 313
Average hourly rate £21.82 £29.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.75% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 - 10 £333 - 1
Surrey +2 8 £400 +6.66% 2
East Sussex -13 2 £325 -7.14%
Hampshire -45 2 £375 +11.11% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (70.45%) TDD
3 21 (47.73%) Scrum
4 20 (45.45%) SOA
4 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (36.36%) RESTful
5 16 (36.36%) Java
6 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.82%) .NET
6 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 14 (31.82%) BDD
7 13 (29.55%) Scala
7 13 (29.55%) MVC
7 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
7 13 (29.55%) C#
8 12 (27.27%) SOAP
8 12 (27.27%) Open Source
8 12 (27.27%) Groovy
9 11 (25.00%) OO
10 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 10 (22.73%) Spring
11 9 (20.45%) Kanban
11 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 8 (18.18%) SQL
12 8 (18.18%) Node.js
12 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
13 7 (15.91%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (18.18%) Node.js
2 5 (11.36%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.82%) Liferay
3 3 (6.82%) Alfresco
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) GitHub
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) MySQL
5 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Subversion
2 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.36%) SoapUI
3 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.36%) JIRA
3 5 (11.36%) NUnit
4 4 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 4 (9.09%) Gradle
5 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.82%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) JBehave
6 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Software Developer
4 8 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Scala Developer
9 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) iOS Developer
10 1 (2.27%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) RESTful
2 14 (31.82%) .NET
3 12 (27.27%) SOAP
4 10 (22.73%) Spring
5 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.91%) WCF
7 6 (13.64%) HTML
7 6 (13.64%) XML
7 6 (13.64%) XSLT
7 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.36%) J2EE
9 4 (9.09%) XHTML
9 4 (9.09%) Servlets
9 4 (9.09%) NHibernate
9 4 (9.09%) Velocity
9 4 (9.09%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) Blog
2 2 (4.55%) Animation
2 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.55%) Xbox
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Android
3 3 (6.82%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (70.45%) TDD
3 21 (47.73%) Scrum
4 20 (45.45%) SOA
4 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.82%) BDD
6 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
7 11 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (20.45%) Kanban
8 9 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 7 (15.91%) Multithreading
11 6 (13.64%) OOP
12 5 (11.36%) Software Architecture
12 5 (11.36%) Change Data Capture
12 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
12 5 (11.36%) AOP
12 5 (11.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (29.55%) Scala
3 13 (29.55%) C#
4 12 (27.27%) Groovy
5 8 (18.18%) SQL
6 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
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