The table below looks at the statistics for Pair Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pair Programming over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pair Programming
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 87 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 8 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1217 1610 1516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.70% 82.56% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 1108 1036
Median daily rate £404 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 33
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.03 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Pair Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Pair Programming Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pair Programming across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Pair Programming Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Leeds +7 8 £425 -5.55% 6
Pair Programming
Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) RESTful
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Scala
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Microservices
6 3 (23.08%) React
7 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
7 2 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery

Pair Programming
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Babel
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Scala Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) React
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) LESS
4 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (15.38%) Sass
4 2 (15.38%) Velocity
5 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Microservices
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) ATDD
7 2 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) SOLID
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Scala
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
5 2 (15.38%) Clojure
5 2 (15.38%) Groovy
5 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.69%) F#
6 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines