Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 129 205
Rank change year-on-year -7 +76 -33
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 52 81 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.20% 1.49% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.77% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 72 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £347 £341 £250
90th Percentile £520 £500 £500
England median daily rate £525 £500 £498
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.50% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% -11.11% -32.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3631 4577 5148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.47% 84.14% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2988 3539
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 130 178
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £34.74
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Pair Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 November 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
West Yorkshire +5 44 £420 +5.00% 7
East Yorkshire - 5 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Pair Programming
England

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

1 50 (96.15%) TDD
2 41 (78.85%) BDD
3 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 21 (40.38%) .NET
6 19 (36.54%) Java
6 19 (36.54%) SQL
6 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
7 16 (30.77%) Scrum
7 16 (30.77%) C#
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 14 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (26.92%) React
9 13 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 13 (25.00%) Node.js
9 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 13 (25.00%) MVC
9 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 12 (23.08%) Scala
11 11 (21.15%) RESTful
11 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
11 11 (21.15%) HTML
12 10 (19.23%) High Availability
12 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
12 10 (19.23%) Open Source
12 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.77%) CouchDB
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) AppVeyor
2 6 (11.54%) CircleCI
3 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
5 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.92%) Gatling
6 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.92%) JMeter
6 1 (1.92%) Mocha
6 1 (1.92%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) TestNG
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Marketing
1 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
6 9 (17.31%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Scala Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Agile Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) React
3 13 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 13 (25.00%) Node.js
4 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
4 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 11 (21.15%) RESTful
5 8 (15.38%) Ember.js
6 7 (13.46%) Redux
6 7 (13.46%) XML
7 6 (11.54%) Spring
8 4 (7.69%) CSS
8 4 (7.69%) Web Services
9 3 (5.77%) Grails
9 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.77%) HTML5
9 3 (5.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Chromecast
4 1 (1.92%) IPTV
4 1 (1.92%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Android
2 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) TDD
2 41 (78.85%) BDD
3 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.77%) Scrum
5 13 (25.00%) MVC
6 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (19.23%) High Availability
7 10 (19.23%) Open Source
7 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
8 9 (17.31%) SDLC
9 6 (11.54%) Android Development
9 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
10 5 (9.62%) iOS Development
10 5 (9.62%) Microservices
10 5 (9.62%) OOP
10 5 (9.62%) SOA
11 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) C#
4 12 (23.08%) Scala
5 6 (11.54%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) Groovy
7 3 (5.77%) Perl
7 3 (5.77%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Clojure
8 1 (1.92%) Elixir
8 1 (1.92%) Erlang
8 1 (1.92%) Haskell
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.85%) Telerik
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Splunk