The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pair Programming
Rank 20 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.08% - 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£385 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
Pair Programming
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 32 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 80.21% 86.49% 87.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 39
Average daily rate £330 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £7.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +460.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pair Programming Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 2 £385 -
Pair Programming
Scotland

Pair Programming
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (57.14%) JDBC
4 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (57.14%) JMS
4 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
4 4 (57.14%) iBATIS
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) Python
6 2 (28.57%) CRM
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
6 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (28.57%) Hudson
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (14.29%) OOP

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
2 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) iBATIS
2 4 (57.14%) JMS
2 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
2 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree