The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 30 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 129 117
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 6 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.45% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.55% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 20
Median daily rate £400 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £309 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £473 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £71.00

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1756 2352 2204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.83% 81.30% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1604 1424
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +10.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 65
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £36.75 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pair Programming in Yorkshire

Pair Programming
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 5 £410 -8.88% 9
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Pair Programming.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) RESTful
5 5 (38.46%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (23.08%) Node.js
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) JIRA
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) React
8 2 (15.38%) User Experience
8 2 (15.38%) Android Development
8 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
8 2 (15.38%) Docker
8 2 (15.38%) DevOps
8 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
8 2 (15.38%) SOLID
8 2 (15.38%) Analytics

Pair Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
3 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Babel
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (7.69%) NetSuite Developer
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (23.08%) React
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) LESS
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Velocity
6 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.69%) Grails
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) ATDD
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
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