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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 206 246 230
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 52 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 13
Median daily rate £500 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% +7.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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
7189 7638 7042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.48% 79.94% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4354 4594 3872
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 244 254
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 16 £375 -6.83% 4
Berkshire +15 12 £519 - 2
West Sussex 0 8 £550 +15.78% 2
East Sussex +10 7 £538 -2.27%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £475 -
Surrey - 2 £425 - 1
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 81 (98.78%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (93.90%) TDD
3 62 (75.61%) Scrum
4 57 (69.51%) Java
5 50 (60.98%) Kanban
6 48 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (45.12%) E-Commerce
8 35 (42.68%) Node.js
9 34 (41.46%) Open Source
10 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
11 29 (35.37%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (32.93%) Web Services
13 26 (31.71%) NoSQL
13 26 (31.71%) JSON
14 25 (30.49%) BDD
15 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
15 24 (29.27%) CSS
15 24 (29.27%) HTML
16 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
17 21 (25.61%) Web Development
17 21 (25.61%) Publishing
18 20 (24.39%) API Development
18 20 (24.39%) Sass
18 20 (24.39%) Automation Testing
18 20 (24.39%) PHP
18 20 (24.39%) Magento
19 17 (20.73%) Spring
19 17 (20.73%) DevOps
19 17 (20.73%) REST
20 16 (19.51%) Scala

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 9 (10.98%) Confluence
2 4 (4.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.22%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (35.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.10%) PaaS
4 3 (3.66%) Heroku
5 1 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.22%) GitHub
5 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) AMQP
1 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) Redis
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.63%) JIRA
3 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.10%) Selenium
4 3 (3.66%) JUnit
5 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.44%) Gradle
5 2 (2.44%) Maven
5 2 (2.44%) Protractor
5 2 (2.44%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.44%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.22%) Appium
6 1 (1.22%) Grunt
6 1 (1.22%) Robotium
6 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.22%) Yeoman
General
1 21 (25.61%) Publishing
2 10 (12.20%) Retail
3 9 (10.98%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (78.05%) Developer
2 47 (57.32%) Agile Developer
3 37 (45.12%) Java Developer
4 25 (30.49%) Node.js Developer
5 24 (29.27%) Agile Java Developer
5 24 (29.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (25.61%) AWS Developer
6 21 (25.61%) HTML CSS Developer
6 21 (25.61%) HTML Developer
7 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce Developer
7 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 19 (23.17%) Magento Developer
7 19 (23.17%) PHP Developer
7 19 (23.17%) PHP Magento Developer
7 19 (23.17%) Senior Developer
7 19 (23.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (21.95%) Web Developer
9 17 (20.73%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 17 (20.73%) PHP Web Developer
9 17 (20.73%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.68%) Node.js
2 27 (32.93%) Web Services
3 26 (31.71%) JSON
4 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
4 24 (29.27%) CSS
4 24 (29.27%) HTML
5 20 (24.39%) Sass
6 17 (20.73%) REST
6 17 (20.73%) Spring
7 14 (17.07%) CSS3
8 9 (10.98%) J2EE
9 7 (8.54%) Spring Boot
10 5 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.88%) HTML5
11 4 (4.88%) RESTful
12 2 (2.44%) Ajax
12 2 (2.44%) JMS
12 2 (2.44%) jQuery
12 2 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Cryptography
2 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.66%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) PMI
3 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Linux
2 5 (6.10%) Unix
3 2 (2.44%) Android
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (98.78%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (93.90%) TDD
3 62 (75.61%) Scrum
4 50 (60.98%) Kanban
5 48 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (45.12%) E-Commerce
7 34 (41.46%) Open Source
8 25 (30.49%) BDD
9 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
10 21 (25.61%) Web Development
11 20 (24.39%) API Development
11 20 (24.39%) Automation Testing
12 17 (20.73%) DevOps
13 12 (14.63%) User Stories
14 11 (13.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
16 9 (10.98%) Continuous Delivery
17 8 (9.76%) High Availability
17 8 (9.76%) SOA
17 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (69.51%) Java
2 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.39%) PHP
4 16 (19.51%) Scala
5 9 (10.98%) Ruby
6 4 (4.88%) Go
7 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.66%) SQL
8 2 (2.44%) C#
8 2 (2.44%) Python
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Packer
2 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (1.22%) Foundry
1 1 (1.22%) Google
1 1 (1.22%) New Relic
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