Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 November 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 74
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Lancashire median daily rate - £395 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.22% -16.00%
North West median daily rate £431 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -9.21% - +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 369 521 764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.18% 82.05% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 350 516
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £384 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% -14.72% +19.21%
10th Percentile £288 £213 £269
90th Percentile £608 £556 £645
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 53 82
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +37.91%
10th Percentile £11.93 £11.30 £18.73
90th Percentile £60.53 £65.26 £49.28
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +13.64% -30.16% +80.00%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Lancashire

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Lancashire