Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 161 196
Rank change year-on-year +25 +35 -24
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 46 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.03% 0.62% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.74% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £495 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.55% +4.41% -2.86%
10th Percentile £350 £347 £250
90th Percentile £525 £511 £494
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
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 3,732 4,039 4,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.30% 83.14% 83.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,436 2,637 3,330
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £262 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £546 £550
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 132 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.69 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.35 £32.40 £25.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 +30 43 £495 +4.21% 6
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
South Yorkshire +5 1 - -
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 44 (95.65%) TDD
2 39 (84.78%) BDD
3 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) Scrum
5 19 (41.30%) Java
5 19 (41.30%) Scala
6 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
7 16 (34.78%) .NET
8 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
9 14 (30.43%) Open Source
9 14 (30.43%) High Availability
10 12 (26.09%) C#
10 12 (26.09%) SQL
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
12 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
13 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (19.57%) HTML
13 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
13 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (19.57%) SDLC
14 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
14 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (17.39%) MVC
14 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
14 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
14 8 (17.39%) RESTful
14 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
15 7 (15.22%) Android
15 7 (15.22%) XML

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 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) AppVeyor
2 7 (15.22%) CircleCI
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.17%) Gatling
4 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JMeter
4 1 (2.17%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.17%) TestNG
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Scala Developer
3 13 (28.26%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) React Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Agile Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
3 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
3 8 (17.39%) RESTful
4 7 (15.22%) Node.js
4 7 (15.22%) XML
5 6 (13.04%) React
5 6 (13.04%) Redux
6 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.70%) Spring
8 3 (6.52%) J2EE
8 3 (6.52%) Web Services
9 2 (4.35%) CSS
9 2 (4.35%) CSS3
9 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.35%) JSON
9 2 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Chromecast
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) IPTV
4 1 (2.17%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Android
2 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) TDD
2 39 (84.78%) BDD
3 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) Scrum
5 14 (30.43%) High Availability
5 14 (30.43%) Open Source
6 10 (21.74%) Test Automation
7 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.57%) SDLC
8 8 (17.39%) MVC
8 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.04%) Android Development
10 6 (13.04%) Microservices
10 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.87%) iOS Development
11 5 (10.87%) Kanban
11 5 (10.87%) OOP
12 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Java
1 19 (41.30%) Scala
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) C#
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) ES7
5 1 (2.17%) Groovy
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.35%) Telerik
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle