The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 - 122
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% - 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% - 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 - £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - -

Pair Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1475 1580 1804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 81.94% 79.96% 84.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2789 3350 4124
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 290 241
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £58.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Hampshire

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Hampshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Aldershot - 1 £525 -
Pair Programming
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Akka
3 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) spray
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Akka
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (50.00%) spray
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware