Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 22 July 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.71% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Taunton median daily rate £338 - -
Somerset median daily rate £350 £375 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate - - -

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 Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 88 63 212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 83.81% 78.75% 89.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 178
Taunton median daily rate £370 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.13% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £205 £251 £294
90th Percentile £438 £620 £688
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £371
% change year-on-year - +1.21% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Taunton median hourly rate £14.50 £21.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.56% - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £39.01
% change year-on-year +22.58% -0.67% +15.28%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in Taunton

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Taunton

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

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared