Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 93 144
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51 -26
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 31 58 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.37% 2.21% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.52% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 8
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.56% -
10th Percentile £340 £318 £250
90th Percentile £525 £500 £491
West Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +9.69% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1950 2301 2824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.02% 87.72% 87.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1553 1983
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £266
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 66
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.20 £8.94
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.20 £39.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pair Programming in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 29 (93.55%) TDD
2 28 (90.32%) BDD
3 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
5 14 (45.16%) .NET
6 13 (41.94%) React
7 12 (38.71%) Node.js
8 11 (35.48%) Java
8 11 (35.48%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
10 9 (29.03%) C#
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.81%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (25.81%) SDLC
12 7 (22.58%) Ember.js
12 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
12 7 (22.58%) Redux
12 7 (22.58%) MVC
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
12 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
12 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
12 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (19.35%) Scala
13 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
13 6 (19.35%) XML
13 6 (19.35%) PHP

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 (9.68%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Couchbase
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (19.35%) AppVeyor
2 6 (19.35%) CircleCI
3 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Mocha
5 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Scala Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Xamarin Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.23%) CSS Developer
8 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Android Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) React
3 12 (38.71%) Node.js
4 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (22.58%) Ember.js
6 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
6 7 (22.58%) Redux
7 6 (19.35%) XML
8 4 (12.90%) RESTful
9 3 (9.68%) Spring
10 2 (6.45%) .NET Core
10 2 (6.45%) CSS
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.23%) OOCSS
11 1 (3.23%) RxJava
11 1 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Chromecast
3 1 (3.23%) IPTV
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) TDD
2 28 (90.32%) BDD
3 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) SDLC
5 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.13%) Android Development
7 5 (16.13%) High Availability
7 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.90%) iOS Development
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.23%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 1 (3.23%) Kanban
10 1 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
4 6 (19.35%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) Groovy
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.45%) Telerik