The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £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

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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1892 1954 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 81.08% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 1066 935
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 96
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.08 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Shropshire +19 4 £513 -6.81%
Coventry - 1 £610 - 2
Pair Programming
England

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) RESTful
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) Kanban
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (60.00%) SonarQube
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) Travis CI
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source Development
4 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (60.00%) JIRA
4 6 (60.00%) Selenium
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Puppet
4 6 (60.00%) Confluence
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (50.00%) JUnit
5 5 (50.00%) Documentum
6 4 (40.00%) OOP
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) Ant
6 4 (40.00%) Document Management
6 4 (40.00%) Spring

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (60.00%) Confluence
2 5 (50.00%) Documentum
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) SonarQube
2 6 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) Travis CI
3 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Ant
4 4 (40.00%) Gradle
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (20.00%) Grunt
5 2 (20.00%) Protractor
5 2 (20.00%) Yeoman
6 1 (10.00%) gulp
6 1 (10.00%) NuGet
6 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (10.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
2 4 (40.00%) RAML
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) React
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (10.00%) ELK Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
5 1 (10.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Kanban
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source Development
5 4 (40.00%) API Design
5 4 (40.00%) Document Management
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) OOP
5 4 (40.00%) Use Case
6 3 (30.00%) Microservices
6 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Grafana
2 1 (10.00%) Kibana
2 1 (10.00%) logstash
2 1 (10.00%) rkt
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (10.00%) Apple
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Pega
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £550 - £613 per day
Posted: 6 days ago