The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 124 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.071% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.095% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Extreme Programming
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1975 2104 2026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.00% 74.35% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1072 1112 1041
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £167.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Berkshire region.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Berkshire region.

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Extreme Programming
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £350 -
Extreme Programming
South East

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Extreme Programming.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Extreme Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter
1 1 (33.33%) VMware