Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Pair Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pair Programming over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Pair Programming
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 53 63
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.77% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Coventry median daily rate £500 £563 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +18.42% -
10th Percentile £450 £517 £463
90th Percentile £535 £606 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £473 £515 £400
% change year-on-year -8.25% +28.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Pair Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 667 524 645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 85.29% 85.48% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 351 408
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +16.79%
10th Percentile £286 £263 £275
90th Percentile £553 £532 £502
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 13
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +10.53% +2.32%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.95 £12.25
90th Percentile £38.75 £35.60 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +20.00% -23.91%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Pair Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Coventry

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pair Programming in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Pair Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Clojure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Haskell
2 3 (50.00%) Erlang
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) F#
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 3 (50.00%) GitHub
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Java

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) GitLab
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Backend Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Backend Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Clojure
2 3 (50.00%) Erlang
2 3 (50.00%) F#
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) Haskell
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google