Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 17 February 2019 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 London > Hounslow
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 5 24
Rank change year-on-year -22 +19 +5
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 20 54 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 5.62% 17.53% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 19.35% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 52 1
Hounslow median daily rate £550 £540 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +30.91% -17.50%
10th Percentile £473 £509 £406
90th Percentile £595 £613 £419
West London median daily rate £550 £525 £488
% change year-on-year +4.76% +7.69% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - - -
West London 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 Hounslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 326 279 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 91.57% 90.58% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 186 76
Hounslow median daily rate £499 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.25% +17.65% +1.19%
10th Percentile £245 £255 £194
90th Percentile £600 £595 £525
West London median daily rate £450 £463 £420
% change year-on-year -2.70% +10.12% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 9
Hounslow median hourly rate £27.38 £33.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +32.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.75 £16.10 £8.50
90th Percentile £115.00 £45.19 £72.50
West London median hourly rate £42.50 £31.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +36.00% +25.00% +16.28%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Hounslow

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Hounslow

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Hounslow over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pair Programming in Hounslow

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

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 Hounslow region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Osterley +9 11 £500 -
Isleworth -4 2 £538 -0.46% 1
Chiswick - 2 £519 -
Pair Programming
West London

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 16 (80.00%) TDD
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (40.00%) BDD
5 8 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (35.00%) Docker
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (30.00%) QA
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (25.00%) JUnit
8 5 (25.00%) HTTP
8 5 (25.00%) RESTful
8 5 (25.00%) Open Source
9 4 (20.00%) Mockito
9 4 (20.00%) Scala
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Qt
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Spring
9 4 (20.00%) Apache
9 4 (20.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) C++

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) JUnit
3 4 (20.00%) Gatling
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) Mockito
4 3 (15.00%) JMeter
5 2 (10.00%) CircleCI
5 2 (10.00%) Gradle
6 1 (5.00%) Appium
6 1 (5.00%) CocoaPods
6 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) fastlane
6 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Android Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Android Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) React Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (20.00%) Qt
3 4 (20.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) Django
4 3 (15.00%) Flask
4 3 (15.00%) Guice
5 2 (10.00%) Akka
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) Kafka
6 1 (5.00%) Core Data
6 1 (5.00%) Dagger
6 1 (5.00%) GraphQL
6 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
6 1 (5.00%) RxSwift
6 1 (5.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Blog
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (5.00%) Apple TV
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Android TV
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) TDD
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 8 (40.00%) BDD
5 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (25.00%) Open Source
7 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (15.00%) DevOps
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (10.00%) High Availability
10 2 (10.00%) Kanban
10 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Java 8
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Scala
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Kotlin
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (20.00%) Grafana
2 4 (20.00%) Kibana
2 4 (20.00%) Prometheus
3 3 (15.00%) logstash
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Apple
1 1 (5.00%) VMware