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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 92 135
Rank change year-on-year -3 +43  
Contract jobs citing Pair Programming 28 53 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.41% 1.91% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 15
Median daily rate £420 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.89% +1.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - -

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 1680 2396 2467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.42% 86.53% 83.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1666 1725
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Pair Programming in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 -5 22 £420 -6.66% 9
East Yorkshire - 4 £365 -
South Yorkshire +5 2 £425 +3.03%
Pair Programming
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (85.29%) TDD
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) Spring
5 14 (41.18%) BDD
6 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
6 12 (35.29%) JIRA
7 10 (29.41%) Grails
7 10 (29.41%) Perl
7 10 (29.41%) MySQL
7 10 (29.41%) HTML
7 10 (29.41%) Python
7 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
7 10 (29.41%) CouchDB
7 10 (29.41%) Groovy
7 10 (29.41%) React
8 9 (26.47%) Open Source
8 9 (26.47%) High Availability
8 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
9 8 (23.53%) Node.js
10 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.59%) RESTful
10 7 (20.59%) Couchbase
10 7 (20.59%) QA
11 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 6 (17.65%) Firewall
11 6 (17.65%) Web Services
11 6 (17.65%) Ember.js

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 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) CouchDB
1 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
1 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) Couchbase
2 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) JIRA
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) JUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) MongoDB Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (5.88%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Spring
2 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 10 (29.41%) Grails
3 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 10 (29.41%) React
4 9 (26.47%) AngularJS
5 8 (23.53%) Node.js
6 7 (20.59%) RESTful
7 6 (17.65%) Ember.js
7 6 (17.65%) Web Services
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.76%) Entity Framework
9 3 (8.82%) CSS
9 3 (8.82%) HTML5
9 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (85.29%) TDD
2 14 (41.18%) BDD
3 9 (26.47%) High Availability
3 9 (26.47%) Open Source
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Android Development
8 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.88%) Kanban
8 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) Groovy
4 10 (29.41%) Perl
4 10 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) Scala
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Clojure
8 1 (2.94%) Elixir
8 1 (2.94%) Erlang
8 1 (2.94%) Haskell
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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