The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 62 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +35  
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 22 43 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.03% 2.89% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 3.23% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 5
Median daily rate £420 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +28.57%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 960 1332 1306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.48% 89.40% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 952 967
Median daily rate £403 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 21
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Pair Programming as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Leeds

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Leeds

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pair Programming in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Java
4 14 (51.85%) Spring
5 12 (44.44%) JIRA
6 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 10 (37.04%) Perl
7 10 (37.04%) MySQL
7 10 (37.04%) Python
7 10 (37.04%) Grails
7 10 (37.04%) Groovy
7 10 (37.04%) CouchDB
7 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
7 10 (37.04%) React
8 9 (33.33%) High Availability
8 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (33.33%) Open Source
8 9 (33.33%) BDD
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) Node.js
10 7 (25.93%) Couchbase
10 7 (25.93%) QA
10 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
11 6 (22.22%) RESTful
11 6 (22.22%) Firewall
11 6 (22.22%) Ember.js
12 5 (18.52%) Web Services
12 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) CouchDB
1 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) Couchbase
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.81%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) NoSQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Polyglot Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Spring
2 11 (40.74%) Hibernate
3 10 (37.04%) Grails
3 10 (37.04%) React
4 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) Node.js
6 6 (22.22%) Ember.js
6 6 (22.22%) RESTful
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (7.41%) Redux
8 2 (7.41%) Sass
9 1 (3.70%) CSS3
9 1 (3.70%) LESS
9 1 (3.70%) OOCSS
9 1 (3.70%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (88.89%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) BDD
3 9 (33.33%) High Availability
3 9 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Product Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) SOLID
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Groovy
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) Perl
3 10 (37.04%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) Clojure
6 1 (3.70%) Elixir
6 1 (3.70%) Erlang
6 1 (3.70%) Haskell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Splunk
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