Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 May 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 87 43
Rank change year-on-year +21 -44 +28
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 4 14 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.51% 1.15% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.29% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 49
Oxfordshire median daily rate £538 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% -20.45% +29.41%
10th Percentile £516 £300 £450
90th Percentile £556 £538 £600
South East median daily rate £525 £476 £500
% change year-on-year +10.24% -4.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 659 1,082 972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 84.49% 88.76% 84.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 785 689
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £200 £263 £243
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 41
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.22 £27.75 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.34% +59.21% -0.40%
10th Percentile £17.91 £14.06 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.63 £55.63 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £27.24 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +23.82% +4.76% -12.50%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Oxfordshire

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Oxfordshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
Oxford +6 3 £538 +22.86% 1
Pair Programming
South East

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) ColdFusion
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (100.00%) ATDD
1 4 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) ColdFusion
1 4 (100.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) GoCD
1 4 (100.00%) Gradle
1 4 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Scala Developer
2 3 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java SE
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) ATDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Immutable Server
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 4 (100.00%) SOLID
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Java 9
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Kotlin
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java 8
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Graphite
1 4 (100.00%) Kibana
1 4 (100.00%) logstash
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) StatsD
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) New Relic
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle