Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 October 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 101 171
Rank change year-on-year -8 +70 -26
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 41 77 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.40% 2.02% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.33% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 71 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% -
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2495 3301 3767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.07% 86.55% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1723 2180 2633
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £270 £275 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 96
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% -4.13% +12.04%
10th Percentile £8.55 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £26.25 £31.05 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.09% +2.12% -

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Pair Programming in West Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in West Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Pair Programming in West Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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
Leeds -16 34 £420 -1.18% 2
Bradford - 1 - - 2
Pair Programming
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 39 (95.12%) TDD
2 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (70.73%) BDD
4 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
5 16 (39.02%) SQL
5 16 (39.02%) Java
6 13 (31.71%) Scrum
6 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
7 12 (29.27%) High Availability
7 12 (29.27%) Scala
7 12 (29.27%) Open Source
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (26.83%) React
8 11 (26.83%) Spring
9 10 (24.39%) Ember.js
9 10 (24.39%) RESTful
9 10 (24.39%) Node.js
10 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
10 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
11 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
11 8 (19.51%) .NET
11 8 (19.51%) C#
11 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.07%) Python
12 7 (17.07%) HTML
12 7 (17.07%) Perl
12 7 (17.07%) MySQL
12 7 (17.07%) JIRA
12 7 (17.07%) Grails

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (9.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
2 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) CouchDB
3 7 (17.07%) MySQL
4 6 (14.63%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) JIRA
3 5 (12.20%) JUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) Gatling
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) JMeter
5 1 (2.44%) Mocha
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.88%) MongoDB Developer
7 2 (4.88%) NoSQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.44%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Android Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
2 11 (26.83%) React
2 11 (26.83%) Spring
3 10 (24.39%) Ember.js
3 10 (24.39%) Node.js
3 10 (24.39%) RESTful
4 8 (19.51%) .NET
4 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
5 7 (17.07%) Grails
5 7 (17.07%) HTML
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
7 3 (7.32%) Web Services
8 2 (4.88%) HTML5
8 2 (4.88%) J2EE
8 2 (4.88%) JSON
8 2 (4.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Chromecast
2 1 (2.44%) IPTV
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) TDD
2 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (70.73%) BDD
4 13 (31.71%) Scrum
5 12 (29.27%) High Availability
5 12 (29.27%) Open Source
6 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.20%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (9.76%) Kanban
9 4 (9.76%) Microservices
9 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.32%) OOP
10 3 (7.32%) SOA
11 2 (4.88%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) Scala
4 8 (19.51%) C#
5 7 (17.07%) Groovy
5 7 (17.07%) Perl
5 7 (17.07%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Clojure
6 1 (2.44%) Elixir
6 1 (2.44%) Erlang
6 1 (2.44%) Haskell
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Telerik
3 1 (2.44%) Splunk