The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pair Programming
Rank 129 149 149
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 14 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.031% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.039% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Median daily rate £369 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2218 2590 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.50% 81.14% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1509 1819 1687
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 106 126
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £25.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pair Programming across the South West region.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 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
Bristol +10 5 £401 -
Somerset - 5 £403 - 2
Dorset - 1 £400 - 3
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 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 West region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) TDD
3 26 (65.00%) Scrum
4 24 (60.00%) C#
5 21 (52.50%) .NET
5 21 (52.50%) Automated Testing
5 21 (52.50%) Unit Testing
6 20 (50.00%) Kanban
7 17 (42.50%) Java
8 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 15 (37.50%) MVC
8 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
9 14 (35.00%) Spring
10 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
10 13 (32.50%) QA
10 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
10 13 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
11 12 (30.00%) BDD
11 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (30.00%) Line Management
12 11 (27.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (27.50%) SQL
12 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
13 10 (25.00%) CSS
13 10 (25.00%) HTML
13 10 (25.00%) NServiceBus
13 10 (25.00%) jQuery
14 8 (20.00%) WPF

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 6 (15.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) CMS
5 3 (7.50%) Apache
5 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (15.00%) JUnit
4 6 (15.00%) Maven
4 6 (15.00%) Mockito
4 6 (15.00%) Selenium
5 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
5 3 (7.50%) Xcode
6 2 (5.00%) Appium
6 2 (5.00%) Protractor
6 2 (5.00%) Robotium
6 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Back Office
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Polyglot Developer
9 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 14 (35.00%) Spring
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (25.00%) jQuery
6 8 (20.00%) REST
6 8 (20.00%) WPF
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.50%) Dropwizard
7 7 (17.50%) RESTful
8 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (15.00%) JDBC
8 6 (15.00%) JSON
8 6 (15.00%) Sass
8 6 (15.00%) SOAP
8 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
8 6 (15.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) W3C
2 2 (5.00%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) TDD
3 26 (65.00%) Scrum
4 21 (52.50%) Automated Testing
4 21 (52.50%) Unit Testing
5 20 (50.00%) Kanban
6 15 (37.50%) MVC
7 13 (32.50%) Software Engineering
8 12 (30.00%) BDD
8 12 (30.00%) Line Management
9 11 (27.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.00%) Workflow
13 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 4 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (10.00%) Open Source
13 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) Java
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (5.00%) Clojure
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) OpenAM
1 2 (5.00%) OpenSSO
1 2 (5.00%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) ATG
1 4 (10.00%) hybris
2 2 (5.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (5.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
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